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Why switching majors was the best decision I could have made

Girl sitting on the Illini Field

My college decision relied heavily on whether the university I chose had an architecture or interior design program. Originally, I came into the University of Illinois in the architecture program. I quickly realized it wasn’t for me. The fear and anxiety that set in after that realization was astounding. You will hear over and over before and during your years at university that it’s okay to switch majors and that everything will work itself out. No one talks about the fear that comes with it. <

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