Author: Lauren Dick

Lauren Dick is a fourth-year Professional Writing major who is also working towards a Professional Certificate in Marketing at York U. She loves to curl up with a good story and a warm cup of tea (only English Breakfast, mind you), and she hopes her blog posts encourage current and incoming students to learn more about York U and its community.

Posted by Lauren Dick on August 9, 2018

Your York University residence move-in date is right around the corner, so it’s time to start packing! Each residence room comes equipped by York U’s Housing Services with a twin bed, desk, desk l ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on July 26, 2018

York University strives to create a campus environment where every student, faculty, staff and visitor feels comfortable and safe. York U provides accessible safety resources through goSAFE and Securi ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on July 5, 2018

Welcome to York University! If you are transferring to York U from another institution to complete your studies, there are many resources available to make your transition easier. The York U community ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on June 26, 2018

Now that the 2018 York@Pride events are over, it’s the perfect time to share some of our favourite #YUPrideMonth moments with a photo diary! If you’d like to read a full account of all of the sche ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on June 19, 2018

General education courses and electives are a staple when earning your York University degree. The most important part about general education courses (also called gen. eds.) and electives is finding ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on June 5, 2018

It’s officially June, and with that comes Pride Month 2018! After last year’s successful Pride@York events, we invite you to join this year’s celebrations. Whether you want to get involved as a ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on May 29, 2018

With thousands of new Lions joining the York University community every year, the #YUBlog is always welcoming new students to the pride. York U provides plenty of valuable resources to help new studen ...
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Posted by Lauren Dick on May 24, 2018

When you’re navigating a new place, having a map is great, but being able to understand that map is even better. York U’s Keele Campus map offers a lot of great information to new students explori ...
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