Tag: life at York U

Posted by Rebecca Denyer on June 20, 2017

Whether you’re looking to get in shape, bond with friends or learn new fitness skills, Tait McKenzie is the place to go! You can choose between the free, basic membership or the $15 per academic ...
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Posted by Breanna Marcelo on June 13, 2017

How do we welcome high-school graduates? By having them walk the red carpet onto our campus! The 5th Annual Walk With Excellence was held at the Keele Campus on May 24, 2017. In celebration of their a ...
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Posted by Breanna Marcelo on June 6, 2017

Have you ever thought of doing a fun summer school course, but decided not to because of cost? Well, here’s a fascinating secret: York offers free courses where the credits are worth zero, but the f ...
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Posted by Rebecca Denyer on June 2, 2017

On May 28 and 29, Toronto celebrated its annual Doors Open Toronto event where more than 150 landmark buildings citywide hosted free tours for incoming visitors. Archives of Toronto sign at York Unive ...
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Posted by Sam on May 12, 2016

Here at the YUBlog, we’re always looking for new and interesting ways to present the true University experience. Photos, videos, the written word, testimonials . . . you name it. One thing we h ...
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Posted by Sam on May 3, 2016

  This being the YU Student Blog, giving you information from a student’s perspective is obviously our main intention. What this can sometimes translate to, however, is us talking a lot ab ...
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Posted by Sam on January 21, 2016

  61%. I’ll always remember that number. It was the number hastily scratched in red ink on the last page of my very first university essay.   I certainly wasn’t the most incredible high ...
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Posted by Sam on December 10, 2015

    It’s the beginning of any indie rom-com film. The main character, fresh out of the whirlpool of teenage angst and pungent body spray that is high school, arrives at university only to ...
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Posted by Sunera on December 1, 2015

    Choosing a school because of your friends As tempting as it may be, it’s best not to base your selection on where your friends are going. Keeping your eyes on your own goals, look ...
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