College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dorm-mates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives...unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride.


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Series cast summary:
 Steven Karp (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Lizzie Exley (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Lloyd Haythe (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Rachel Lindquist (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Ron Garner (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Marshall Nesbitt (18 episodes, 2001-2003)
Christina Payano ...
 Tina Ellroy / ... (12 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Hal Karp (12 episodes, 2001-2002)
 Perry (11 episodes, 2001-2003)
Leroy Adams ...
 Adam / ... (8 episodes, 2001-2003)
 Eric (8 episodes, 2001-2003)


Misadventures of college freshman Steven Karp, his fellow freshman and first ever girlfriend Lizzie Exley, Steven's self-confidant sophisticated womanizing British college roommate Lloyd Haythe, Lizzie's endearing college roommate with a wild side Rachel Lindquist, Steven's chubby happy-go-lucky college roommate Ron Garner, Steven's weird college roommate Marshall Nesbitt, Lizzie's loving but obsessive ex boyfriend Eric, and Steven's sympathetic geeky dad, who's just been dumped by Steven's mom which triggered his midlife crisis.

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Forget about home. There's no place like a co-ed dorm.



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Release Date:

25 September 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

American Campus - Reif für die Uni?  »

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Did You Know?


Carla Gallo and John Francis Daley were both main actors in Judd Apatow shows cancelled after one season and subsequently played characters who dated for multiple seasons in Bones. See more »


The exterior shot of the dorm the characters reside in is only 3 stories high, yet the characters live on the 4th floor and Hillary lives on the 10th floor. See more »


Rachel Lindquist: Have you ever dumped anyone?
Marshall Nesbitt: Almost. But we never actually, like, went out, or talked, or anything.
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Each episode has a scene or outtake during the end credits. See more »


Referenced in The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) See more »

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Never got a decent chance
7 October 2002 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

Watching this show helped me relive my college days (just a couple years ago). However, that's only part of the reason I enjoyed "Undeclared".

The characters were funny and realistic on certain levels. Steve Karp was the kind of lead character many guys, if not all, could relate to. The girls weren't too bad on the eyes either. Hopefully, most, if not all, will continue to find work as I felt all of them deserved more than this.

I'm surprised that FOX gave up on this so soon. I'm not sure what is going on over there, but they were once known for weird, irreverent, silly, sometimes low budget and clever tv shows. It seems lately that FOX can't do enough to make themselves seem "mainstream".

Sad to see it go.

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