Top Five Spots Around Campus for Instagram Shots

If you’re like me, you’ll do it for the #insta photo. Meaning you will really do anything to get the perfect photo for your Instagram feed. I recently had a great idea to scrounge through my Instagram archives to find the best five pictures I took at spots on Ryerson campus to share with all […]

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Ryerson’s First Snapchat Campus Tour!

Ryerson’s Open House happened this past March Break, and I had a blast running the WhyRyerson Snapchat all week! Together we witnessed the FCAD Conference kick-off, you saw me hosting a campus tour, we saw some pretty amazing students and of course, you watched me do crazy things at Open House! In case you missed […]

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Keys to a Successful Start to Second Semester (ft. Victoria Morton)

Second semester is well underway here at Ryerson and everyone is back on campus! In efforts to find out how students were planning on a successful start to the semester I partnered with well-known student leader, Victoria Morton, and took it right to Gould St! Victoria isn’t your average third year Media Production student. She has been […]

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Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide: Pt. 1 – Student Involvement 

Alright. In my first blog I promised I’d let all of you know what I do around Ryerson and how I got involved with them. So here it is! Welcome to part 1 of my new series that I like to call “Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide”. ( If you’ve yet to read my first […]

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WhyRyerson at Buffer Festival 2015!

One of the many reasons to choose Ryerson is our downtown location. We aren’t joking when we say that Ryerson is located at the heart of Toronto! Being so close to the industry gives students opportunities to attend some pretty high class events. These are things which are happening at locations which literally border the Ryerson […]

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We’ve Gone Paperless: Infographic!

Did you know we’ve gone paperless? No? Well, head over to our previous blog for the scoop! Going paperless means we’re able to communicate with you faster than ever! Check it out: If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch. Or, check out AskRyerson, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a […]

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Big News – We’ve Gone Paperless!

We’re pleased to announce that our Fall 2015 admissions cycle will be paperless! This initiative will support our goal of communicating with you faster. After you apply via the Ontario Universities’ Applications Centre (OUAC), we’ll send you an acknowledgment email and access information for your Choose>Ryerson portal account. Then, instead of waiting for communications in […]

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4 Steps To Choosing The Right Electives

This year I’m taking my 4th and 5th electives at Ryerson, and I can honestly say they’ve improved my university experience in a HUGE way. Ryerson has tons and tons of interesting electives to choose from, and picking 2 electives that are right for you in your first year of university can be a challenge. […]

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Introducing Myself!

Hi there! Welcome! My name is Tessa and I’ll be blogging here all year long to bring you a special inside look into the life of a Ryerson student. This is my second year back as a blogger on WhyRyerson, and I can’t wait to share my new adventures with all of you! But first, […]

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Greatest Moments From First Year

Wow. It’s hard to believe how quickly my first year of university flew by! It’s been an eventful 8 months to say the least. I’m starting to get sad just thinking about leaving Ryerson and all the friends I’ve made in rez and in classes. After having this whole new experience, I can definitely say […]

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