Tag: first year

Posted by Sophie Morgan on September 4, 2018

The Fall term is officially upon us, Lions! We at the #YUBlog are here to give you a breakdown of some valuable resources and services that nearly every YU student uses at least once during their stud ...
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Posted by Sophie Morgan on August 28, 2018

The Fall term is just around the corner, Lions! At this point, you may be getting ready to return to York University or attend for the first time. We at the #YUBlog are here to help you navigate this ...
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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 Sophie Morgan on August 7, 2018

York University has more than 100 undergraduate programs: with so many options, it’s important to find academic advice specific to your program. This is where York U’s Academic Advising pr ...
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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 Rebecca Denyer on June 27, 2017

Ah, summer! Whether you’re working, taking summer classes or traveling abroad, Netflix is bound to be your go-to buddy throughout the warmer months. Although the summer is a great time to sit ba ...
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Posted by Garima on November 10, 2016

Dear First-Year Self, How are you? Excited and nervous at the same time? Sometimes great, sometimes not quite so much? I know how you feel . . . . The transition from high school to university is not ...
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Posted by Sam on October 13, 2016

This is a mini-post I have been meaning to write since I began working here at the YUBlog. Not because it’s particularly informative, but because it involves one of the most universal past-times and ...
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Posted by Simone on October 6, 2016

Hello again, international students! After giving you tips on how to prepare for your arrival in Toronto, making a few suggestions on what to do once you get here and preparing for classes, it is now ...
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