Category: Diary of an Undergrad

Posted by Jamila on March 27, 2014

I’ve lived in the YorkU Village for a long time and I often walk home late at night from the library at night like anytime from around 12 – 2 a.m. Sometimes, I go out and come back home la ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 25, 2014

Saving up for higher education can be scary if you’re approaching it alone. I know it definitely was for me and for some reason I also had a phobia for student loans and student lines of credit. ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 20, 2014

There are so many things to do as a York University student both in and out of the campus. Unlike what most people think, Keele campus is not boring at all. Being a university student is not always al ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 18, 2014

Congratulations! You’ve just been admitted to York University and this is a big step for you. There must be a lot of things running through your mind right now. You’re probably thinking ab ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 13, 2014

So, you’ve accepted your offer to YorkU for a certain program or major and let’s say somewhere during your first year, you experience an “aha-moment!” Suddenly, you realize tha ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 11, 2014

If you’re looking to bring out the leader in you, it’s a good idea to join one of the leadership programs here at  York University. One thing I like about Keele campus is that you get a l ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 6, 2014

Do you know that as a full-time student, you are automatically enrolled into the health and dental plan at York University provided by York’s Federation of Students (YFS)? Many new and returning stu ...
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Posted by Jamila on March 4, 2014

According to U.S. researchers, students who are physically active get better grades. Exercise and fitness can help improve academic excellence and from personal experience, I find this to be accurate. ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 27, 2014

Prepare yourself for the long haul students! For me, it’s that time of the year when essays are due almost every week and the stress is just packing on! I’ve been in the library so much ov ...
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