Tag: first year

Posted by clivane on April 9, 2015

I have a confession to make: I am a third-year student, but I only recently discovered the various peer support services available here at York. As a Glendon student who works at Vanier College, I onl ...
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Posted by Megan on August 14, 2014

Today’s post is a story I want to share – my own. Before I was at York I was studying Life Sciences at another university and my two first year experiences couldn’t be further apart ...
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Posted by Sunera on August 6, 2014

1. Use social media to connect with other students Many students have started doing this already. I think it is a great idea to connect with your fellow students who will soon be starting school with ...
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Posted by Megan on July 31, 2014

The start of your first year of university is fast approaching and to make things easier I’ve created a simple check list to make sure you are well prepared. I’ve chosen my courses ❒ I& ...
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Posted by Megan on July 15, 2014

Adjusting to university isn’t only tricky for a student, it often is tricky for their family as well. Today’s post is going to point out some resources and tips to help minimize the diffic ...
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Posted by Megan on July 10, 2014

How many days until classes start? Check out my custom counter! You can even bookmark it for easier access. That being said, school is really just around the corner, there are only 8 more weeks until ...
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Posted by Megan on June 26, 2014

YOU DID IT!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! High school for many students is a whirl of emotions and memories, ups and downs, friendships and fights. For 4 years you’ve spent over 5000 hours in class, on ...
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Posted by Megan on June 24, 2014

As some of you might know, York has transitioned some faculties to a new kind of first year enrolment – YU START. These select students did an online enrolment where they watched videos on their ...
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Posted by Megan on May 29, 2014

Hello everyone! Today’s post is all about some of the common fears that people have entering university – and what YOU can do to tackle them. Let’s kick those fears about university ...
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