Tag: Student Tips

The Why, What and How About Personal Counselling at Ryerson

Attending university can be a very exciting time but it is not always easy.  University students today face many stressors, including adjusting to a new environment, academic pressures, irregular schedules, not getting enough sleep, making new friends, balancing work and...

/ September 27, 2018

A High-Performance Student’s Experience with the ASC

The Academic Success Centre (ASC) provides resources and support services to help all TRSM students achieve academic success. However, there is a misconception that students only use these services when they are in academic jeopardy or on probation. That is...

/ September 4, 2018

Reflections of a 4th Year Retail Management Student

As I finish up classes and move towards exams in my final year of TRSM’s Retail Management Program, I have been reflecting on my four years at Ryerson. Being an out of province student, I moved to Toronto without ever...

/ April 13, 2018

Creating Your Ideal Study Environment

Mid-terms and exams are a stressful time in the semester, and a large part of having a productive study session is dependent on your environment. It is therefore important to discover what creates your ideal work space in order to...

/ April 10, 2018
Group Talking

Ryerson Opportunities: How Can You Get Involved?

Ryerson has a lot to offer. I am sure you all have heard that before. But do you actually know what that means? I did not understand this concept in my first year. I was overwhelmed by the new environment...

/ March 29, 2018

LAW122: Tips to Survive and Thrive

For the Winter 2018 Term, the Academic Success Centre is thrilled to be piloting tutoring support for LAW122.  There will be weekly study group sessions for LAW122 in the Study Group Room (TRS 2-048) facilitated by an Academic Peer Helper,...

/ February 8, 2018

Beyond Final Exams: Reflecting and Preparing for Winter 2018

Mid-Year Winter Break has ended, and classes have resumed. Let the Winter 2018 term begin! When grades were released for the Fall 2017 term, some of you may have received the ones you expected, while others may have been pleasantly...

/ January 23, 2018
Calculator and Spreadsheets

5 Tips to Help You Prepare for the FIN300 Final Exam

Managerial Finance I (FIN300), your first journey into the world of corporate finance, is about to end! With the end of the semester upon us, it’s time to make sure you are on the right path as you prepare for...

/ December 5, 2017

Final Exams: Make a Plan, Don’t Cram!

With final exams just around the corner, you may be feeling tired, stressed and unsure about the best way to prepare for your exams. Here are some tips you can use to make a plan and avoid last minute cramming....

/ November 28, 2017
Student getting support

How to Plan for Success at TRSM This Semester

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. In my last blog post, I wrote about how...

/ September 20, 2017