Snapchat Housing Tour!

Earlier this week on our Snapchat, we took a peak inside of our Residence options here on campus! Take a look as we tour through Pitman Hall, the International Living and Learning Centre (ILLC), as well as our O’Keefe House. Ryerson Housing and Residence Life staff member, Lauren, also tells you some pretty important info along […]

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6 Places You’ll Find Ryerson Students On Campus

Earlier last week, Victoria and Shay took to our Snapchat to show you the 6 best places where students like to hangout on campus. In case you missed it, here’s the recap!   1. The Ryerson Quad! With all the nature your heart desires, the Quad is the ideal place to be all year round. Grab […]

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Moving Up, On, and Out!

WHOA. It feels like the semester just started yesterday. I remember feeling the same way around this time in first year – it’s as if life was literally flying by. Fall semester always feels way too long, and winter goes by way too fast. In order to keep up with the fast pace, I’ve already had to start […]

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Top 5 Classic Toronto Winter Activities

On my way home to Pitman Hall Residence, I noticed that one of the Residence Service Desk (RSD) staff members had put up a new whiteboard post. This is a common thing for all residents in Pitman or the ILLC to see, however this one stuck out to me… (Probably because of the time of year… […]

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5 New Uses for your Ryerson OneCard!

‘Wait a second.. Isn’t a OneCard just the ID you get once you’re accepted to Ryerson? I heard you use it like twice a year at exams..” WRONG!  Your OneCard is arguably one of the most important things you’ll own as a Ryerson student. In fact, here’s 5 unique uses you’ve probably never heard of: 1. Laundry […]

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Whats An “LLC”?? – Said Every Housing Applicant Ever

One of the many joys of being a Residence Advisor is hearing the numerous questions our new students have around applying to live here. By far some of the most popular questions have something to do with “LLCs” or “Living Learning Communities”. Most people don’t even know they exist until they get around to filling out […]

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My Favourite Study Spots

 Before you ask, yes, that cover photo is of me.  If you’re here, it means you must be interested in where I find myself studying most often. You came to the right place, because I will now tell you just where that is. There is one disclaimer though: I use the word “study” lightly as […]

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Meet Shay!

Hey! I’m Shay. I’m also one of your WhyRyerson Bloggers / Snapchatters / Tweeters / Instagram..ers? This post is my first official introduction to all of you, although you may have seen me before this past weekend when we were covering the Ontario Universities Fair (or as we know it, OUF). I’m a second year […]

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5 Reasons You Should Come to March Break Open House

Our March Break Open House is coming up on Thursday, March 19. While we already know why it’s the single greatest day of the March Break, you may be looking for some reasons to join us. Whether you’re an applicant, have been accepted, or are interested in attending Ryerson in the future this is the […]

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