My First Day At Middle Tennessee State University Essay

1112 Words Oct 10th, 2016 5 Pages
One of the things that made the first day at Middle Tennessee State University great was that it was the first time that I realized how close I was to achieving my goal. Since I was a child, I had dreamed of studying abroad to earn my degree. I had already been studying in the United States for some time. During that time, I was studying the English language to be prepared for the academic language I would face at the university level of studying. Studying language has a way of bringing a person down, though. Any small mistake can seem like a disaster. It can be quite discouraging on a daily basis. Once I had advanced through enough levels to be able to gain admittance to the university, though, I was beyond ecstatic. Here on the first day at Middle Tennessee State University, I knew that I would have a chance to utilize all of the skills that I had just spent countless hours studying. This was my big chance to prove that I could really do all the things I had dreamed of doing.
I woke up early so that I am fully prepared to attend class. Honestly, I was so excited that sleeping was a struggle. I had read an article that stated, before starting new life it is important to get a good night sleep. I felt disappointed that I was lacking in the sleep department. I had enough time to relax and enjoy a hot cup of coffee along with my favourite breakfast foods before I headed off to school. As I stepped on to campus for the first time as a real college student, I felt that the…

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