The O.C.: Season 3, Episode 22

The College Try (20 Apr. 2006)

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It's time for Marissa, Summer, Seth and Ryan to visit colleges and former character's make unexpected appearances. Meanwhile in Newport, Julie is planning a party for Dr. Roberts and Kirsten and Sandy make their feud public at the hospital benefit.



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Wes Seyfried
Dr. Overbee
Nathanael Johnson ...
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It's time for Marissa, Summer, Seth and Ryan to visit colleges where Seth meets his former flame Anna Stern, and Summer draws the wrong conclusion. Ryan goes to interview at Berkley, while Marissa tries to make a clean break from Volchok. Meanwhile in Newport, Julie is planning a party for Dr. Roberts, while Kirsten and Sandy make their feud public at the hospital benefit. Written by Sophia

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Seth Cohen: Dr. Overbee, I have to get in here, okay? And it's not just because I love it, although I do, truly I do. It's because of a girl. Her name is Summer Roberts, and she's going here. And if I don't get in I'm going to lose her, and the rest of my life is going to be ruined.
Dr. Overbee: So this is about a girl?
Seth Cohen: Yes. It's about *the* girl.
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3 problems surrounded by awesomeness
30 March 2008 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

Graduation is just weeks away and Ryan, Seth, Summer and Marissa leave Newport to attend their respective pre-frosh orientations at UC Berkeley and Brown. While dropping the boys off at the airport, Kirsten is surprised to see Theresa and her all-too-familiar-looking baby boy. While visiting Brown, Seth runs into Anna on the quad and they instantly connect. Could this be the end of Summer and Seth? Meanwhile, Kirsten and Sandy attend a hospital benefit where Kirsten vents her frustrations and falls back into an old habit.

Ryan definitely fits the Berkeley student profile, if it wasn't for Marissa, once again, he would have graduated sooner at that college.

How cool was to have Erick Avari on the show? He played in "The Mummy Returns" and in "Heroes", which are some of my favorites.

Also, Matt Barr was also cool, the stalker from "One Tree Hill"...

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