Go for it. Have fun. I suggest you start doing your homework by flashlight while sitting in your shower stall to get the sense of what's ahead.
Just kidding. Have a good time but be prepared to not save money in the long run. Many of us on this board have lived aboard while working. Use the search function and you will find several threads re working or going to school and not smelling like you live on a boat, maintaining a professional wardrobe, etc.