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The HSR U-Pass PRESTO card is available for pick-up August 19 inside the Campus Store

August 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm

All full-time undergraduate and graduate students hold a 12 month, unlimited ride bus pass with the Hamilton Street Railway (HSR). The HSR bus pass is a physical PRESTO card, used in combination with a valid student card. The HSR U-Pass PRESTO card will be available for pick-up beginning Saturday, August 19 via the Campus Store in Gilmour Hall B101. A student must have a valid student card present when picking-up a new bus pass.


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MSU Maroons and Student Success Centre launch livestream series for incoming students

August 2, 2017 at 16:36 pm

The MSU Maroons are partnering with the Student Success Centre to produce biweekly livestreams for incoming first year students. The live videos aim to centralize information for students and will cover topics such as academic success, MSU services, Welcome Week and ongoing transition tips.


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MSU Shinerama fundraising efforts surpass $15k

July 27, 2017 at 16:15 pm

The McMaster Students Union Shinerama campaign is a nation-wide effort that focuses on raising funds and awareness for Cystic Fibrosis research and care.To date, the 2017 campaign has raised more than $15,000 and is well on its way to reaching its fundraising goal of $110,000.


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MSU Spark is recruiting upper year student mentors

July 10, 2017 at 16:25 pm

MSU Spark is currently recuriting Team Leaders to help incoming students thrive during their first year at McMaster University. Team Leaders play an important role in Spark's mentorship program, facilitating social and academic programming and acting as a source of encouragement and support. A job description and application for the Team Leader position can be found here


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MSU President pens open letter to students, staff and campus partners

July 4, 2017 at 09:00 am

Chukky Ibe, President of the McMaster Students Union recently shared an open letter to the McMaster community entitled, Trust Your Dopeness.  In his letter, Ibe outlines that the inherent strength of the McMaster student population, is its capacity to help its self. Read the letter here.


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MSU Horizons Conference provides incoming students with valuable orientation experience

June 26, 2017 at 11:00 am

The Horizons Leadership Conference is a 3-day, 2-night leadership-oriented campus experience exclusively for first year students coming to McMaster. Horizons will take place between July 28 to 30 at McMaster University. The focus of the conference is to provide new students with an introduction to campus and university life. Registration information is available here.


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