Category: Diary of an Undergrad

Posted by Jamila on February 25, 2014

This post goes to everyone who’s coming to York University for an education in writing, English, communication studies or related field. Writing is one of my hobbies. I love it so much that I ca ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 20, 2014

Transportation played such a huge factor in my decision to accept York University. For money savvy students like me who would rather take the bus while in school than drive, both the frequency and var ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 18, 2014

Last week, I wrote a post about exploring York University libraries and now, here are some things you need to know about borrowing books and other resources. When I first started coming to YorkU, I di ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 13, 2014

Did you know York University has six libraries? These consist of five at the Keele and one at Glendon campus locations. I guarantee that after your classrooms or lecture halls, the library is next pla ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 11, 2014

So, you’re thinking of living on campus and away from home, but there’s just one problem — you haven’t found a place to stay, or maybe you’re afraid of having weird roommates. Fear not! ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 6, 2014

After starting school and settling in, one of the most pressing questions students often ask is “how do I find an on-campus job?” Obviously, you need money to survive if you’re not living at ...
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Posted by Jamila on February 4, 2014

With Valentine’s day just less than few weeks away, we’re about to be enraptured in the season of love. Don’t find it odd when you see students coupling in hallways or lovebirds hang ...
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Posted by Jamila on January 30, 2014

Don’t know what a bibliography is? Stuck on the difference between MLA and APA style? You are not alone. In fact, writing essays were a bit of a culture shock to me when I came to YorkU.  Sorry ...
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Posted by Jamila on January 27, 2014

Welcome to Diary of an Undergrad! I’m Jamila, YU blogger and undergraduate student completing a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Studies. My interests include fashion, food, photography and ...
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