Georgian alumni share advice with new Grizzlies
September 04, 2019

Who knows what it’s like to be a new student at Georgian better than those who came before you? Georgian has a network of 80,000 alumni so we asked them, “what’s one piece of advice you’d give to someone starting college?” Here is some of their top advice.

Good luck new Grizzlies! We want to hear about your Georgian experience throughout the year. Be sure to tag your Georgian-related photos and posts with #ExperienceGeorgian.

Alumni advice: Get involved with any extracurriculars that interest you. These are where the best memories are made!

Alumni advice: If you don't get something in the beginning, don't be afraid. It takes time to understand some things.

Alumni advice: Get to know your teachers and classmates!

Alumni advice: Start assignments early and try to complete them early, reduces stress levels!

Alumni advice: Beware of plagiarism

Alumni advice: Get social! Go to school events.

Alumni advice: Remember to enjoy the experience, but also remember that you're here for a reason. Make the most of it.

Alumni advice: One day at a time.

Alumni advice: Always go to class!

Alumni advice: Keep on pushing. Keep your eyes on the reward of hard work and employment!

Alumni advice: Use Tim Hortons' app instead of standing in a long queue.

Alumni advice: Use the resources/services provided to you, always ask for help, and embrace every part of it.