Welcome to our student blog!

Your student bloggers, Ankita, Emma, Jeremy, Kwaku and Mercedes, are here to share what it’s like studying at our distinctive downtown campus. Read all about events at the university, how to cope with exams, or even just where to find a good place to eat in Toronto. You can also find the team on the WhyRyerson Snapchat account.

A Fresh Start: Adapting to Change

Every two weeks, we’ll be sharing blogs written by students and alumni. If you’d like to learn more about why other students have chosen Ryerson, visit why.ryerson.ca/belong to hear their stories. Growing up in the Greater Toronto Area in the town of Richmond Hill, I remember constantly hearing the words “Ryerson is a commuter school – it […]

The Ryerson experience from a commuter’s perspective

Every two weeks, we’ll be sharing blogs written by students and alumni. If you’d like to learn more about why other students have chosen Ryerson, visit why.ryerson.ca/belong to hear their stories. Name: Sadia Mehmood Program: 5th year biomedical sciences (minors: sociology, psychology) Current activities: Lead science mentor at Tri-Mentoring Program, senate representative for science students […]

Post-Break Blues

Returning to the snow-capped, hallowed halls of Ryerson after a month-long break is REALLY taking its toll on me. It makes sense, when you think about it… my last memory of this place is sitting patiently and nervously in the Kerr Hall Upper Gym, waiting for my psychology exam to begin. I was riding high […]