How to Read Your University Course Syllabus

The university course syllabus is almost like an agreement between the professor and their students, so you want to make sure you know how to read it. It spells out the expectations for the course. It will usually tell you what you are expected to do (assignments, exams, deliverables, readings) and how you will beContinue reading “How to Read Your University Course Syllabus”

Tips for the First Week of University

Are you a soon-to-be university student starting in September? Or maybe you already started university but you are returning for the next semester? I recommend following these tips for the first week of university to get your courses started off right! 1. Make a Friend in Each Class2. Attend Every Class3. Meet Your Professor4. ReviewContinue reading “Tips for the First Week of University”

University Student Career Exploration

As a student, you are in the ideal time of your life to try on different careers: Your university can probably connect you with multiple opportunities, you don’t have to stay in any role for too long, and you can build your resume at the same time!

How can I explore my career options?

This is something you should work on throughout your education and career, but what are some methods that will help you know what’s out there? How can you explore your career options while you’re a student? Read job postings Search for different job postings to see what’s out there. LinkedIn and Indeed.ca are both greatContinue reading “How can I explore my career options?”

How should I choose my major?

Maybe it’s time to start planning for your undergraduate degree, and you have to start asking the big questions about which degree programs and universities you should apply to. Or maybe you’re an undecided student already at university. If these sound like you, you are probably wondering, what should my university major be? Nobody butContinue reading “How should I choose my major?”