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Public administration at Ottawa u, or PAPM at Carleton?
I have recently gotten acceptance to both programs (and hoping to be accepted in the page program) and I'm debating which one. 
I would like residency, but I live in Ottawa, therefore would it also be a waste of money to go in residency when I can stay at home? I'm paying for university by myself so it mean's probably getting a loan for my 3rd/4th year...help!!
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AYY GRADE 11s!
Ayyy my buds Grade 11s!

Idk if it's just me or not but Im actually having anxiety about grade 12 and idek how I am going to manage that important year

I actually think no university will accept me and I am actually hoping so much that I will do better next year because my mark right now is so low for my program at my dream school. (MCGILL DESAUTEL) -ughh so crazy. 

So yeah. Comment below about your stress and anxiety if you are in grade 11, Class of 2017! 
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FUTURE KINESIOLOGY STUDENTS!!!
Hey guys! Just wanted to make a thread to see who has been admitted to a kinesiology program for fall 2016! If you've been admitted, could you please comment which university, when you applied, and your average! Thanks and good luck to everyone!
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Acceptances To Guelph! 2016
Just wanted to make a little discussion for Guelph! They have officially started sending out first round offers, so everyone that has received an offer list:
Acceptance Average
Conditions
Program
Etc.
Congrats on the acceptance and hope to see you all at UofG this September! :)
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Do i have a chance?
Hi i am currently a grade 12 student in Ontario and i have been stressed out because i dont know if my marks are good enough for the biology program at York or Ryerson. I got my finals today which are:
Advanced Functions 78%
Chemistry 83%
Religion(mandatory) 84%
world History 85%
total average 82.5%
The prerequisites for bio for York and Ryerson are  advanced fuctions, biology, english, chem and two other 4u/m course Last year for english i got 79% and for biology i got 90%. I need answers. 
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advance function repeating helpp
so i am repeating advance function second semester, i did really bad first semester.
should i retake it in night school or private school, i know that i get to pay for my mark in Private school but i dont really want to pay $500, but also at the same time i want at least  82%. please help me and tell me what i should do. also the university i applied to accept repeated course and i am going into business
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Shad Valley 2016 wait list
Hey guys! I got my letter saying I've been waitlisted for shad 2016. I decided to make a post and see if we could all kinda talk and things until we all get our final fate ?
Supplementary Form Confusion
I have applied to the following universities for engineering. Which one require for supplementary forms? (Ontario Student)
Ryerson- I have applied but is there anything else I have to do?
Western- I want to write one but idk how or where to go 
thanks
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High School Class of 2016 Offers of Admissions
The Applications thread is pretty cluttered so I was thinking we could start this thread to make it easier to view when others are accepted to programs you've applied to! 

Please include in your post:
- Program
- Date of offer
- Date of application
- Admission average (Grade 11, first semester, second semester midterm - whatever was used in determining admission qualifications)
- Province
- Any supplementary information (Ex. ECs if they're required on application, predictions about quality of essays/responses)
- Any other information you deem appropriate!

Good luck guys!
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Ryerson Creative Industries
I feel so awful right now I can't even believe it.

So, I am a first year arts student at an Ontario university. I have not been happy with the idea of getting a general arts degree that I do not feel will help me enter the industry I want to enter. Like, really unhappy.

Then I learned more about Ryerson's Creative Industries program and it seemed like the program for me. It's also in Toronto, somewhere closer to home and where I would much rather be than where I am now.

But I have just realized how competitive this program is. I understand many people got in with an average of about 90%. In high school, I graduated with an 83 average, firstly because I trying to reach the admissions expectations of the program I am currently in which is lower than Creative Industries and secondly because after getting in with an 86 average during midterms, I breathed a sigh of relief and let my grades slip.

In university, I have been doing alright. I am in five full-year courses and after midterms I had one B, one B-, one C+, one C and a D in a course where I bombed the exam. See, my problem is that I have time to pull all these marks up, as they are full year, but admission won't see it in time for it to make a difference.

I do have the opportunity to write about extenuating circumstances- I struggle with mental health and it definitely affected my high school grades, it was a very prominent issue and I also had to deal with constantly adjusting my medication which caused sleeping irregularities. It has affected my adjustment to university. But how do I argue that my mental health has affected both high school and university and still have them think I'm fit to be in this program? And how much could the letter weight, could it really convince them to accept me with an 83 high school average and a C university average?

Help me please. Right now this program is the only university option that makes me actually feel hopeful about the future in academic terms. If you are in Creative Industries and especially if you have transferred, do you know of anyone who has gotten on similar marks?

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Math & stats mcmaster
hello!
Does anyone know whether I could get into med school with this degree?
Is an 87~88 average enough to get into this program??? The cut off is said to be 82-85 but only 100 people get enrolled.
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HELP - How to know which university/Program to pick
We are a Canadian family currently residing in the US Planning to move back to Toronto in the summer (2016).
 My oldest daughter will be going into grade 12. I wanted to ask your help in connecting me with Canadian/ Ontario education specialists which know the Canadian university systems, requirements, options and programs available which will help my daughter to sieve thru masses of information.
We are overwhelmed with the information of the vast choice of programs and approaches one can take, but especially confused with one can do in life once completing each option...

I will of course compensate that person for their time and effort.

To be more specific, she always dreamed of going to medical school. Here in the US she attended a medical academy in High school (grades 9 thru 11). Grades 9 thru 11 are straight As (which is above 90%) grade 11 all honors level classes she is about B average (which is between 80% to 90% - would have been considered A in Canada).
She is really struggling with Sciences... and is devastated about it, as Medical school seems like a far achievable goal.

We would like to know what other degrees/studies/careers, will keep her involved in the medical field if she does not proceed/make it to medical school ...
Where do we go ? What does she need to take in her grade 12 etc...

As mentioned above, I will of course compensate that person for their time and effort.
What do you think the Laurier/Waterloo DD cutoff will be?
I applied with a 93.5%. What did you guys apply with? What average do you think I will need for a first round offer?
good luck!
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Applying for Uni in Ontario
How does the application process work? 
I know I could wait a couple of years and have the guidance counselor explain it to me, but I'm an interested grade 9 student and want to understand this process.
Is a personal statement necessary?
Do you apply to each school on their websites or do you mail things in?
Isn't there one website where you can apply to any university?

Sorry for my lack of knowledge, I'd love the help! 
Thanks in advance!
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UOIT (University of Ontario Institute of Technology) or Ryerson
I got accepted into UOIT for Health Physics & Radiation Science and Ryerson for Medical Physics. I live an equal distance from both universities, and can't make a decision. What are some suggestions
Non Semestered School Uni Acceptance Help!
Hey there, I go to a non-semestered high school and wanted to know how many grade 12 final marks I need to be eligible for acceptance (not early acceptance). I have 2 so far, so do I need a minimum of 3 or...?

Thanks, much appreciated!
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Schulich networking? vs. Rotman
Essentially, it boils down to Rotman and Schulich for me, but everyone has been pushing Schulich because of its networking opportunities.
I'm sorry if this is going to seem really ignorant, but what networking opportunities? Everyone seems to know that Schulich has amazing networking but can't give me specific examples.

At this point, I also don't see any difference between Rotman and Schulich except that Schulich is more prestigious.
Any thoughts?
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UBC Academic Information?
Has anyone gotten the instructions (which are supposed to come in February) for submitting your transcript?
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3rd year Ryerson student: Ask Me Anything!
I'm a current 3rd year student at Ryerson, majoring in professional communications and minoring in law and marketing. Aside from holding 2 internships over the last 3 years, I work as a mentor for first year students and in student recruitment for my program faculty. 

I can answer questions about:
- all program requirements and acceptances 
- campus life 
- residence 
- OSAP
- internships and co-op opportunities
- basically any other questions you might have 

Hope you're all excited about the potential of attending Ryerson! AMA! 

WLU BBA and Computer Science program
Will Laurier be admitting students into their BBA and Computer Science program in 2016? On their website it said they wouldn't be admitting students into the BBA and Computer Science program in 2015. 

https://legacy.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2&p=36
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U of T Rotman Commerce? Laurier?
Hi! I am currently in Grade 12 and I just got my 1st semester marks and here they are :
Photography : 96
Advanced Functions : 91
and English : 73........ (sigh)
Well as you see I am really worried that I won't be able to get into Rotman Commerce (1st choice) because of my English ,since they want at low to mid 80s... Second semester is easy for me I have Challenge and Change, Calc&Vec, , and Computer Eng. My average can still be around 89~ 90 ,which I am going to try really hard. So do I still have a chance for U of T Rotman Commerce?? How about Laurier? Do I have a chance for any of these two?
Business programs and repeated courses?
Is it possible to repeat two courses and get into the business programs I've applied to (schulich, Ivey, queens, rotmans, Laurier). 

I have to repeat my advanced mark as I took it in grade 11 and got 87, and my English mark this year is an 87 as well. Although my other courses are weighing out my average some what, I don't think I'll get in to these schools with the 90% average I have, probably need atleast 93+. 

Any ideas if I can repeat two courses? I know rotmans doesn't look at repeats so that might be out of the question entirely. 
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Waterloo Math/CPA Applicants
This is for any prospective students applying to the Waterloo Math/CPA program.

I'm not sure if I will have high enough marks. (my aif is a little above average)
Calculus: 94
Advanced Func: 94
English (summer): 92
Morality: 97
International Business (expected): 92
Data (expected): 94

That comes to a 93.8%... so I'm not too sure about my chances (expecting an average euclid score)
Feel free to post ur marks, etc and discuss.
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Waterloo AFM, Laurier BBA
Hey guys, I wondering about my chances of getting into Waterloo AFM and Laurier BBA with a 89% on Advanced Functions but 90-92% on Calc, the rest of my marks are low 90s. But my predicted english mark is about 80-83%. 

Thanks!
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