Originally Posted by mcg24
That's what makes it so difficult. I can either stay close to home and be with friends and go to a cheaper college, or go to Duquesne as a stranger and be able to go to all these sporting events. I know Pittsburgh fairly well, I've been there many times, but living there is certainly a different animal than just visiting. There would be some struggles.
You will make new friends. Heck the odds are pretty good that the friends you have now will be nothing more than memories in 20 years. I know it's hard to imagine, but it happens more often than not.