Ontario students march to Queen’s Park to protest new OSAP changes

Ontario students of all ages marched from Yonge-Dundas Square to Queen’s Park on Friday to voice their concerns about the new government changes to OSAP. Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s plan to cut tuition by 10 per cent, eliminate free tuition and the post graduate loan repayment grace period is a grave concern for the future of many Ontario students. Continue reading Ontario students march to Queen’s Park to protest new OSAP changes

Ryerson students challenging the RU Pass

Ryerson University students continue to challenge the implementation of the new RU Pass on campus. Some students say they were not fully aware of the opt-out options regarding the pass due to the way the Ryerson Students’ Union advertised the referendum. Students also say the RSU needed to clarify the opt-out information brought up in emails. As a result, some are calling for a re-vote … Continue reading Ryerson students challenging the RU Pass

Students have strong feelings about the new RU Pass

After a university-wide referendum in October, students voted in favour of the U-Pass. The U-Pass will be for all full-time students to use the TTC at a discounted rate, starting in September 2019, and will be rebranded the “RU-Pass”. Many students are excited about the discount, but others who don’t use the TTC enough to benefit from the pass say it’s unfair. RUtv News reporter … Continue reading Students have strong feelings about the new RU Pass