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6 awesome free services available for U of R students

By University Advancement and Communications Posted: June 25, 2021 12:00 a.m.

The transition from high school to university can be tough, but thankfully, the U of R has got your back! Here are six free services that will help you get better grades, stay healthy, and save money!

Writing Help

Need some assistance with your English 100 essay? You can meet with writing tutors for free!


Academic and career success – guaranteed!

With the UR Guarantee, advisors will help set you get better grades, make the most of your university experience, and prepared for work after graduation.


Take care of your mental health

Through the Mental Wellness Hub, students can access counselling, group sessions, and wellness courses to help keep their mental health a priority throughout university.


Your new favorite place to binge shows and movies

With your Archer Library card, you can access several film databases that give you free online access to hundreds of feature films, documentaries, and stage performances. This includes Marvel, Walt Disney Studios, and Academy Award winners – absolutely free!


Break a sweat

Fitness has a ton of benefits including stress relief and better sleep. As a student, make the most of our fitness facilities with free UR Fit classes. There are tons of pre-recorded workouts you can do at home, too!


Save $ with your student ID card

Many places – including Amazon Prime and Spotify – offer discounts for university students. Make sure to grab your U of R student ID card, and put some money back in your pocket!


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