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Short College Poems

Short College Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short poems about College by PoetrySoup poets. Search short poems about College by length and keyword.

thoughts before college
I cannot wait, it is life. 
My time, it's precious...

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Categories: college, 12th grade, emotions,
Form: Alexandrine

It's full of jokes
But sometimes pains
When you have retakes....

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Categories: college, school
Form: Haiku
All-Knowing One-
In knowledge beyond any college he acknowledge...

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Categories: college, blessing, confidence, god,
Form: Blank verse

blistering sun
in between college semesters
construction job

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Categories: college, imagery,
Form: Haiku
Afternoon Senryu
A day at the college
Students study for their tests 
Knowledge is their goal...

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Categories: college, school,
Form: Senryu

College Dropout
I am still waiting.
For something soulful yet real.
Kanye West inspires Kanye...

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Categories: college, black african american, fun, inspiration, music,
Form: Haiku
Untitled #347 / Research
“Aye! There’s the rub!”
I wonder if they’ll let me
research that in college

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Categories: college, education, introspection, love, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pomp and Circumstance
A chapter ends in cap and gown.    What lies ahead?    Turn the page and write.

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© John Watt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: college, graduation, growing up,
Form: Monoku
Free Skys
Braid flutter sun sets,
College breaks,
Deliverance free.

Free Skys By WolfLove...

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Categories: college, america, animal, art, beautiful, black african american,
Form: Haiku
my son's accension to college today
my son's last day
he's going
cork boats
in gutters

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Categories: college, allegory
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member A Purposeful Life
Some go to college
  to seek knowledge
Others nod and wink
  drink after drink......

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Categories: college, drink, growth, motivation, school, student,
Form: Epigram
Wisdom Again?
Wisdom the wife of knowledge
She is obtained through experience and not only college 

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Categories: college, philosophy
Form: Couplet
my pronoun
(a senryu poem)

I’m transitioning 
my personal pronoun to 
“Your Majesty”

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Categories: college, humor, teen,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member The School of Life
Why sink time into college
                      ~ If your goal is to master all knowledge...

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Categories: college, perspective, school,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Be careful
  Abolish the electoral college?
                           ~ We might get who we vote for!...

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Categories: college, political, satire,
Form: Monoku
College ooh lah lah
Your Form
My Dorm

Your favorite poem form contest

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: college, education,
Form: Footle
Praise Learning
Go to college:  Is it worthwhile?
Learning sure can make one smile!
And beat the world by a mile...

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Categories: college, inspirational
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member wayward soul
Stopped to talk
To a wayward soul
College football
Check out the bowl
And down in Texas
Heads will roll

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© cs parker  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: college, america, football,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Off to College in 2020
Kaylie's off to college
  A coed stricken with worry
Not of coursework or career
  But fear of being buried...

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Categories: college, fear, school, today,
Form: Rhyme
Focus on the Grades
Once a guy in college 
Had a quest for knowledge
Then became drunk
Left in a funk
Now stuck in life's follage!...

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Categories: college, life
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Old College Try
Remembering the good times
in my college dormitory
  I come up empty

Is it me that's changed
  or my memory...

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Categories: college, fun, memory, nostalgia, school,
Form: Free verse
21st century american-college-student-fresh-outta-school bedtime rhyme
now i lay me down to sleep,
knowing that no one/nothing watches over me
if i die before my loans are paid,

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Categories: college, life,
Form: Free verse
Untitled #208 / Don't save for college
Don’t save for college
it’s not really worth it
they’ll take everything you have
and give you all that you lack

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Categories: college, school, social, teen,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member United Drones of America
This is not democracy,
Where the gerrymandered vote,
For a college of aristocracy 
To bomb us from behind a moat....

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Categories: college, political,
Form: Rhyme
The Foundry
What is… inherent,
what’s not… implied

Epiphanous moments
—waiting inside

(Bryn Mawr College: January, 2021)

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Categories: college, extended metaphor,
Form: Free verse