Advice from Current Students


As a current UWinnipeg student, what advice would you give to a student entering their first year?

Picture of Current Student Justin with the top - At the beginning of each term, mark your exam/assignment due dates on your calendar.  It can be easy to lose track with a full course load

EXTRA TIP:  See  Dates for the Academic Year - for start/end dates of each term, add/drop periods, exam periods and more!

Student Sam gives advice to first-years - As much as possible by used textbook.  Especially in the first year.

EXTRA TIP:  To see what books you need for your courses, visit the Bookstore website.

Student Emmanuel gives advice to first-years - Buy a good winter jacket, not a fashionable one!

EXTRA TIP:  Check out the new International Resource Guide - for more advice on living in your new city.

Student Esioluwa gives advice to first year students.

EXTRA TIP:  You can explore career possibilities through the University's Career Services.

Current student Lynda gives advice to first years.

EXTRA TIP:  For tips on time management, check out the Study Skills Workshops

Current student Si gives advice to first year students.

EXTRA TIP:  Sign up for a "Ready, Set, Go" workshop at the University Library.