I’m Back in College at 40. How Do I Fit In?

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Going back to school as an older student is brave! But it can also feel intimidating and isolating. On “Life Quakes,” hosts Patricia Wu, Jessica Reyes, and guest Dr. Jude Black offers advice to a viewer’s strugglling with feeling “too old” for college.

Age is just a number

Never stop learning! You bring valuable experience to the classroom.

Embrace the journey

Focus on the excitement of this new step instead of what might make you feel different from the younger crowd.

Seek out support

Connect with other mature students, talk to friends and family, and don’t be afraid to ask for help when needed.

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