Some Form of Statistical Evidence
According to a survey of 7,095 graduate and undergraduate students, only 9% of them live alone (with 18% of graduate students living alone).
So when I say “I live alone”, this is what I imagine people start thinking:
- I guess she doesn’t have friends to room with.
- It cost so much to live alone.
- I bet she’s lonely a lot.
(P.S. I’m an undergraduate in college.)
For some reason, there’s a cloud of social stigma around living alone in college. Continue reading →