Angelina Jolie's family prepare for change to living situation ahead of Zahara's college move

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Angelina Jolie is a devoted mom to six children, who she shares with ex-husband Brad Pitt.

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The Maleficent star is always pictured out and about with them, and they have been seen enjoying Italy together while Angelina works on her upcoming film, Without Blood.

The award-winning actress will be facing a bittersweet milestone in just a few weeks time though, as her oldest daughter Zahara will be leaving home for college.

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While Angelina is incredibly proud of Zahara, she will miss her a lot, as will her younger siblings.

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The star's oldest son Maddox left home in August 2019 to attend Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. Soon, there will be just four children left at the family home - Pax, Shiloh, and twins Vivienne and Knox.

Angelina and Brad have both expressed their pride concerning Zahara's achievements in getting into the prestigious Spelman College.

Brad was asked during a recent red carpet appearance what he thought of his daughter's upcoming move. He was visibly emotional and held back tears, calling the news "beautiful".

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Angelina Jolie's daughter Zahara will be leaving home soon

Spelman College is a historical black liberal arts college for women in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Angelina, meanwhile, shared the news in a rare Instagram post, alongside a photo of Zahara posing with her new college friends. She wrote: "Zahara with her Spelman sisters! Congratulations to all new students starting this year. A very special place and an honor to have a family member as a new Spelman girl."

Just like Maddox, Zahara will no doubt come home during the college holidays to see her family.

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Angelina is incredibly proud of Zahara 

The famous brood live in a $25million mansion located just five minutes away from Brad, so that the children can see both parents easily.

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The Mr & Mrs. Smith actress has lived there with her children since 2017, and previously told British Vogue: "I wanted it to be close to their dad, who is only five minutes away."

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The Maleficent star is a doting mom to six children

The six-bedroom, ten-bathroom property features an outdoor swimming pool, a home gym, a tea house, a wine cellar and huge landscaped gardens.

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Angelina said of her home: "I love most that there is no entertainment room, but lots of pathways and places to walk and think."

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