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Level up your education and well-being with communities of learning

When I was an undergrad and I got stressed out by my workload, I’d retreat. I’d study by myself until...

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Volunteer to join the 2023 Tax Squad

Each year, Mac’s Money Centre and campus and community partners come together to support the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program...

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Pathways: From a Political Science education to the world of work

With so many potential career paths, how do students start narrowing their options and taking action to enter the world...

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National Hackathon promotes student wellness and innovative thinking

Team from McMaster University takes first place with an app that promotes healthy eating The team members — Tanjot Grewal,...

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Using the McMaster Student Absence Form (MSAF) for missed academic work

There are two pathways for reporting missed work and requesting relief 1. Online McMaster Student Absence Form (MSAF)   This is...

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Get the one-on-one support you need this year

Types of appointments and support Browse all the appointment types to find out how you can access support. Then, book...

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What you need to know about contract cheating as a university student

Contract cheating, the process of hiring a third-party company to complete your assignment, is a growing business scam. Companies target...

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The Digital Challenge Cards

Get excited about the impact you can make in your career. Use the Digital Challenge Cards to explore what has...

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Supporting international undergraduate students coming to Canada

McMaster’s COVID-19 readiness plan for undergraduate students Information on this page is intended for undergraduate students. If you’re a graduate...

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In-person exams aren’t as scary as you think

This year, we’ve learned that many of you might feel anxious or overwhelmed about in-person exams. For example, in a...

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Additional on-campus prayer space in April 2022

The Spiritual Care and Learning Centre (SCLC) is offering additional prayer space for the month of April.

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Managing your time with a weekly study schedule

It's easy to get overwhelmed when trying to balance course work, extracurriculars, free time and any other commitments you may...

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Study smarter with active study strategies

Studying is much more than just memorizing. Make the most of your study time with active study strategies.

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Mastering multiple-choice tests

Multiple-choice tests can be overwhelming — but they don't have to be! Improve your performance in these tests by addressing...

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Applying for the International Student Work Opportunity (ISWO) program

Are you an international student seeking ways to earn money and gain experience? The ISWO program offers paid positions for...

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Did you get vaccinated outside Ontario? Submit proof to the province’s vaccine system

Submitting your proof of vaccination will provide you with your QR code so you can access public areas that require...

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Celebrating spirituality and activism for Black History Month

Spirituality and Activism: A Black Buddhist Woman’s Perspective February 9, 2022, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ET At this event,...

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How to prepare for the Online Volunteer and Part-Time Job Fair

The Online Volunteer and Part-Time Job Fair is happening next week (November 10). Are you feeling ready? (It's okay if...

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Hamilton tech is on the rise

Connect to Careers Job Fair is happening March 5 at FirstOntario Centre, where job seekers will have a chance to...

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McMaster recognized by the Canadian Event Industry Awards

In recognition of the inaugural #Goals Week 2017, a week of events dedicated to the academic, personal, and professional success...