Instead, she saw Witherspoon — and graciously invited her into her dorm room.
“I turned toward the door and all I see is Reese Witherspoon peeking in,” she told Inside Edition. “She was like, ‘Can we come in?’ My jaw dropped.”
Witherspoon attended Stanford in the 1990s before quitting to pursue acting.
Although the 41-year-old actress has done well for herself, she occasionally reminisces about her college years — like when she posted this throwback photo last year.
Her main message: Seek out new challenges.
To that, we add: And old dorm rooms.