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Transitioning Events: What is a Course Syllabus?

Transitioning Events: What is a Course Syllabus?

Gain a clear understanding of your professor’s expectations as you embark on a new class. Understanding vital information from the course syllabus is key to unlocking success in your academic journey. This workshop will equip you with the knowledge and strategies needed to thrive in your courses and achieve your goals with confidence.  *Registration is […]

Transitioning Event: What is eClass?

Transitioning Event: What is eClass?

Discover the essential features of eClass. Gain the knowledge and skills to easily navigate eClass, ensuring seamless access to your course materials, assignments and resources. Mastering eClass will unlock the full potential of your learning experience at York.  *Registration is required: yorku.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUpcOqpqzkpEtPRCzmLuHVpE6lPohThG4fD.

Transitioning Event: Course Website and York Resources

Transitioning Event: Course Website and York Resources

Embark on an enriching academic journey with our workshop. Decode course terminology, navigate York’s website and uncover key information about 1,500+ courses. This workshop is tailored for new students, to help explore campus resources, discover free services and get acquainted with essential services like booking study spaces. *Registration is required: yorku.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUtdeCspjkpGNXbDh-nCsXkX291vvqqL6D8.

Transitioning Event: How to Get the Most out of Your Advisor

Transitioning Event: How to Get the Most out of Your Advisor

Unveiling the role of academic advisors is key to a smooth transition. This workshop will demonstrate York’s enrolment process and illustrate how transfer credits are assessed. Prepare to enrol with ease after hearing our expert preparation tips and a bonus Q-and-A from an enrolment advisor.  *Registration is required: yorku.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMqceGqrTMsGtNp1dX2xTwEP4-I35P3-9wv.

Virtual Mature/Transfer Student Café Hour

Virtual Mature/Transfer Student Café Hour

Please join ACMAPS and experience a warm and inviting virtual atmosphere where you can meet mature and transfer student peer mentors and connect with other mature and transfer students on campus.  The virtual café hour sessions are meant to create a sense of connection and engagement for our mature students during these unprecedented times. Drop-ins […]

Exam Prep for Mature and Transfer Students

Exam Prep for Mature and Transfer Students

Do you have a test coming up? Learn tips and strategies you can use before, during, and after your test to feel prepared and confident. This workshop will also touch on strategies for answering different types of test questions and managing test nervousness.  Join ACMAPS and Learning Skills Services for the exam prep workshop that […]

Virtual Mature/Transfer Student Café Hour

Virtual Mature/Transfer Student Café Hour

Please join ACMAPS and experience a warm and inviting virtual atmosphere where you can meet mature and transfer student peer mentors and connect with other mature and transfer students on campus.  The virtual café hour sessions are meant to create a sense of connection and engagement for our mature students during these unprecedented times. Drop-ins […]

Graduate Admissions 101 for Mature and Transfer Students

Graduate Admissions 101 for Mature and Transfer Students

Have you considered pursuing a master’s degree, or maybe even a PhD? Join Graduate Recruitment Officer Eileen Watson to learn more about graduate studies at York – who’s eligible, how to apply and what programs we offer. This session is designed specifically for mature students to learn and explore their options for what comes next. […]

Cultivating Resilience: Stress Less, Succeed More (For mature and transfer students)

Cultivating Resilience: Stress Less, Succeed More (For mature and transfer students)

This session is held in collaboration with Health Education & Promotion.    Let’s face it, today’s culture values perfection. We may feel pressure towards academic excellence, especially as mature/part-time students, with the stakes for achieving academic success being especially high. As a result, some of us might experience perfectionist tendencies from time to time. These experiences […]

Discovering Careers as a Mature Student (Career Conversations | Networking Event – Employers Event)

Discovering Careers as a Mature Student (Career Conversations | Networking Event – Employers Event)

Brought to you in partnership between the Career Centre and the Atkinson Centre for Mature & Part-time Students (ACMAPS). Connect with accomplished professionals who were mature students at York University! Meet alumni who are currently enjoying their careers and get the inside scoop on what it’s really like to work in the field. During this […]