Countdown to Classes: 10 MORE Tips to Get You Ready for DePaul

Last week, we posted 10 tips to help you prepare for life at DePaul. Here are 10 more to quench your thirst for DePaul knowledge.

Countdown to Classes!

10 tips to get you ready for DePaul!

Modern Language Requirements

Hola. Bonjour. Hallo. How many of your high school language skills are going to make the journey to college? While retaining those skills can be difficult over a long summer, taking a language in college might be an incentive to keep in practice. While it is still encouraged to continue a language regardless of your program, some students do not have an actual requirement.

My First Freshman Summer

Josue Angel Ortiz tells us about his summer, and reflects on his first year of college!

Preparing for DePaul!

Coming to DePaul this fall? Check out Zoe Krey's tips and tricks for preparing for DePaul!

Tips for Finals Week

Josue Angel Ortiz shares some fantastic advice for how to survive finals week.

What about John?

Nya Brooks attended “What about John?”, an open forum to discuss men’s role in sexual violence.


Amanda Bergeron discusses how she likes to spend her extra meal plan money at the end of the year.

Don't forget to pack your bike.

If you're comfortable on a bike and willing to take a risk, you should definitely bring your bike to school. There's probably no better way to explore the city than on a bike.

Reflections of a rising senior

I can't believe I'm writing it, but I'm on the verge of entering my senior year here at DePaul. That has me thinking about what I hope to accomplish in my next year and what that means for one year from now.

Sandra Cisneros: guest speaker

On June 13 Sandra Cisneros will be coming to DePaul to speak.

Did the Fourth of July Come Early?!

Zoe Krey went to see the start of the summer fireworks at Navy Pier.

Professor Help

Josue Angel Ortiz discusses getting help from his professor.


Amanda Bergeron discusses her philosophical dimensions course.

Black and Gold Scholarship Gala

Nya Brooks attended the Black and Gold Scholarship Gala.

Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK)

Blake Stewart utilized the Alumni Sharing Knowledge program here at DePaul.

A Free Exercise Class

Title Boxing opened in Lincoln Park and I went to a free class.

Hot Doug's: the twilight of a Chicago landmark

Renowned Chicago hot dog stand Hot Doug's will be closing this fall so you better get yourself over there this summer break for a singular culinary experience before their permanent summer break begins.

My Pre-Health Advising Committee Letter Interview

This past Wednesday I had my pre-health advising committee (PAC) letter of recommendation interview.

The FIRST Annual Honors Student Conference

Zoe Krey discusses DePaul's Honors Program and the student conference.

The Kentucky Derby

Amanda Bergeron went to the Kentucky Derby. She reflects on stepping out of her comfort zone and diversity here at DePaul.

Friendly Advice

Josue Angel Ortiz shares some friendly advice about scheduling courses in college.

Free T-Shirts!

Nya Brooks loves her collection of free t-shirts from DePaul.

The El Feud: Red Line vs Brown Line

Blake Stewart discusses the differences between the El train Red and Brown lines.