International Students

Work-life balance: York athlete edition April 12, 2024 Take a sneak peek into a varsity athlete’s life at York.
Three strategies to use feedback to your advantage March 28, 2024 I don’t know about you, but whether I do well in my assignments or not I’m always anxious about receiving feedback. This anxiety is natural, but feedback is an essential aspect of your university experience! Here are three strategies to use feedback to your advantage.
Six essential guides for York students March 15, 2024 This post introduces you to six essential guides you can include in your toolkit for success.
10 tips for staying motivated and recharged at university March 8, 2024 This YUBlog post shares useful tips and tricks to stay motivated and mindfulness strategies that’ll help you recharge.
The best break spots on campus near microwaves February 5, 2024 This YUBlog post brings you our top picks for break spots on York’s campus near microwaves.
5 reasons why I chose York as an international and mature student February 5, 2024 Benefits of York for international and mature students
Cool and fun courses at York January 31, 2024 Discover cool and fun courses
7 tools I use as a mature student/parent to get things done January 3, 2024 Learn about tools for productivity and time management
How to get better grades: 7 places at York that will make you a better student December 13, 2023 Learn where to get support for your academic success
Tips to stay well and adjust to Canada’s winter December 13, 2023 Here are some tips to embracing the Canadian winter.
How to prepare yourself for York University as an international student December 4, 2023 Learn how to prepare for York as an international student
How to Prepare for your First Year at York and Accomplish Academic Success November 27, 2023 Learn strategies and tips for your first year at York University.
Why you should participate in Experiential Education November 13, 2023 Explore York’s Experiential Education (EE) opportunities to find the best fit for you. If you are unsure about EE, don’t worry. This YUBlog post will offer insights from a student perspective.
How I found out what is academic integrity and stopped worrying about it October 25, 2023 The York University resources like the Writing Center are helpful tools in your education journey.
How to connect with course instructors September 28, 2023 Connecting with your course instructors will help you academically and professionally, especially if they work in the field you’re interested in.
Using your University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) September 27, 2023 Learn the ins and outs of UHIP at the beginning of the school year to prepare yourself for potential emergencies and enjoy a worry-free university experience in Canada.
Best shopping spots around York's campuses September 21, 2023 Need help figuring out your daily necessities and where to get them? This #YUBlog takes you through some of the best shopping spots around Keele and Glendon campuses.
How to start a successful term September 19, 2023 The first few weeks at York are an important time to settle into your courses and get into the flow of studying. Here are some tips on how to start a successful term.
Make the most of York’s Career Fair September 12, 2023 York’s Career Fair is a great way to learn about career opportunities and meet multiple employers in one place. Whether you are an incoming or current student, you can meet with organizations that interest you, network and connect with them in a variety of ways. Here's how to make a lasting impression during your Career Fair experience.
International Edition: What I Wish I Knew in First Year August 29, 2023 We spoke to two international students and asked them the ultimate question: what do you wish you knew in your first year?
Unique terms at York August 22, 2023 To start your term successfully, we’re here to give you the lowdown on some of the terms you will frequently come across at York.
International student edition: Why you should attend orientation August 15, 2023 Orientation week is approaching and you might be wondering what it’s all about. We’re here to help.
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