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Your one-stop blog guiding you on what you need to know about student life, living in Toronto and how to make the most of your University or College experience!

How to Make a Friend!

Making friends in a student residence might sound hard or undoable, but in reality, it’s pretty...

A Residence Packing List for the COVID-19 Era

Hi there! My name is Cheryl, and I have been known to overpack for every occasion my entire...

Tips for Exploring a New City During a Pandemic

When I moved to Toronto during my first year of university, I was excited to learn more about...

5 Ways to Balance Life, Work and Online Classes

This year’s been a weird one. Everyone has had to adjust to the changes such as online classes...

Things One Can Learn in the COVID-19 Era

We are just over nine months into the age of quarantine and isolation without a true end date in...

Cheryl's RA Staff Training Experience

  Hi everyone! My name is Cheryl, and I am one of the Residence Advisors apart of our amazing...

A Day In Student Life @ HOEM

When the year started, I don’t think anyone expected so many avenues of their life to change...

Top Fall Activities for Students in Toronto

As the school year starts to get busier with assignments and midterms, it is important to...

How to Have a Sustainable School Year

The new semester has just started, and I’ve always loved this time of year! After my first day...

Tips for Your First Year in Res

Hey Incoming HOEMies! Congratulations on being accepted into Ryerson! We’re so excited for you...