Three times a year, we UC Irvine students must go through the agonizing process of coming up with new schedules for the next quarter. First, you have to find out what requirements you need to fulfill, what classes meet those requirements, what classes you want and what classes you can arrange into a schedule, only to find that when your window finally opens, half of the classes you wanted are either full or waitlisted. And that’s probably how your laptop ended up in the garbage disposal.
Upperclassmen may have it easier when it comes to schedule-building, but even they feel the pain of the crappy process of finding new classes. On top of all that, you may occasionally find that the one class you signed up for that sounded cool