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“The worst piece of college related advice that I have ever read on the internet is to bring a bunch of clothes so that you don’t have to do your laundry as often. In hindsight this seems like a great idea, that is, until you are stuck doing 6 loads of laundry because you have no clothes and brought most of your closet. It suddenly feels overwhelming and in retrospect it would have been a better idea to simply have brought less clothes and done a load a week.”

-Sydney Wojcik

What’s the worst college advice you’ve read online?

Alicia Dougherty, Editor September 26, 2021

In honor of International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) Tuesday, Sept. 28, the Royal Purple asked students about bad advice they've found online at times.

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