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Hello again.

I have completed this program and both the city and college name are printing out together. I can't see what I have done wrong. Thanks!

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Use next() instead of nextLine()

 
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You use nextInt() to get the age, but that method only consumes the characters from the number. The carriage return/new line characters are still in the buffer. So when you call next() for the next question it sees the new line characters and returns you an empty String.

You need to add an extra next() method call after nextInt() but before the next question.
 
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Here is a long but useful FAX on user input in Java.
 
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