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Do Universities bump up the average for a student applying from Alberta?
I am a gr11 student currently in high school in Alberta and I heard that if you apply to a University outside of Alberta they might bump up your average by a percent or two. I heard that UBC boosts it by 2-4% but do school from Ontario do it? 

Scholarships and Biochem vs Life Science
I'm a student who is going into 12th grade this September from Ontario, I was just wondering what I could do this summer in regards to preparing for university applications.
I have all the hours and marks I need so far(not including the grade 12 marks I will be completing next year). Like are there any scholarships or things I can apply to for the summer?

Also is it better to go the Life Science or Biochemistry (mainly Mac or UofT) route when it comes to pre-med options. I want something more biology based and I'm not sure I will  be accepted for Health Sci (at Mac or McGill).

My average for grade 11 (7, grade 11 credits and 2 grade 12) is 90% so would I be eligible for early acceptances?

Thanks for any help xx
I'm at U of T Scarborough and need to pick my courses tonight but i have no idea what i need! I'm in life sciences and am automatically enrolled in Chem and Bio already. What courses do i need???!!!1
worried about grade eleven.....
I'm going into grade eleven next year, and I would like to eventually go into health sciences at McMasters. In grade ten, I only managed to pull off an 87% average and I am freaking out because I know Mac requires high grades. I know I can always work harder next year and I will do that obviously, but do any of you guys have any tips? I'm just really stressed out and I want to get over a 90% average.
helping son find scholarships


I think I have messed up my profile due to not being clear on how to enter information...what i'm really looking for is scholarships/grants/awards for my son who is entering university this fall.  Could someone please help me make a parental profile that would allow me to access this information?  Thanks very much!

Really Hard Summer School Gr 12 Bio Teacher
Hi guys,

I am in summer school gr 12 bio right now and coming in, I was expecting to get at least a 90% for my only top 6 elective since I'm applying to engineering. My teacher ended up being really hard on our class and now it's too late to drop and I'm only getting 76.7. Even if i get 100% on the exam, I will only finish with an 82. I don't expect it to be in my top 6 so should I even try anymore?
Physical Sciences??
Context: High school science with greater preference towards chemistry over bio and I'm not sure if I want to pursue life science if I have to do some kind of post grad or med school type thing (for financial/length of schooling reasons).

I want to look into physical sciences programs but they are often overshadowed by life sciences and I can't really find what I need so if anyone wants to help me out/link me something I've missed...

(NOTE: Physical science ≠  the physical aspect of biology... I swear I've had upper year engineering/life science students ask me this. No.)

(1) Is there any university reputable for their phys sci program? I know reputation won't get me very far, but it's still good to know what people think about them... also, are there any known reputations for phys sci programs? Is it known to be more/less difficult as life sci? Etc...

(2) Do most seek professional school/further education after graduating? I've heard life sci is basically a dead end program if you're not accepted into a graduate school. Is the job demand relatively high for people in the field of physical sciences (specifically chem)?

(3) Anything and everything else you know about physical sciences??????? Please and thank you and excuse my typos ... help a sista out.
How reputable are Irish universities for dental school?
I am currently in grade 12 in Canada and I want to become a dentist. I came across a program named Atlantic Bridge, that allows students from Canada or the US to go to Ireland and do the dentistry program in 5 years. I am quite drawn to University College Cork and Trinity College Dublin. I would probably like to come back to Canada after the competition of my degree. Has anyone had any experience with it or known anyone who's been down this path? I would appreciate any help.
Dropped out first year, want to get back in.
Hey guys, I went to Mcmaster for Commerce in first year and got really shitty marks, so much so that I felt really discouraged and dropped. I was very uncomfortable living away from home and my roommates were ruthless(partying all the time). I'm feeling really bad about my performance but I really want to get back in university and redeem myself. Is there anyway I can get accepted into university again? I'm thinking humanities or some sort of social science. Are universities forgiving and sympathetic? Is this the end for me?
Business Registration
Hey there! I'm 19 year old, and I plan to register my business in the very near future. I was wondering if anyone could help me with more info regarding registering a business. What am I supposed to do first. I mostly do contract web work online, that includes international clients.
Laptop for engineering!!
Is getting a Mac that much of a struggle for engineering students (as is to run the many different programs) than having a Windows PC?

Also, can the HP Spectre x360 (w/ core i7, 8g and 256 SSD) be a good alternative?

Any other suggestion would be appreciated! Merci.
Should I take a spare in Grade 12?
I'm going into Grade 12 and I'm currently doing English in summer school and getting a 91.  Should I take 7 courses next year and have 1 spare or take a full load (resulting in 9 grade 12 marks). I want to have sort of a safety net but I also feel like a full load is too much and I still want to enjoy my last year. Add Interest

My initially planned courses:
Human Development Throughout The Lifespan
Data Management
International Business
Business Leadership
Equity, Diversity, and Social Justice
Advanced Functions
Canadian and International Law

University Advice!
Hi everyone,

I am currently heading into grade 12 and I need advice on various things!
Firstly, as for scholarships, my marks are not the top best. I was wondering if there are any scholarships that are easier to apply to/ not completely based on marks ? 
Also, I want to enter science at UBC and later become a pharmacist. 
I am aware that competition makes this very difficult... But anyone have advice on applications/ how to improve ones marks?

Any additional advice would be appreciated

Thank You All SO Much!

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Psychology in high school - take or not?

I am going into grade 12 next year in BC. Other than math and sciences, I have space for one elective. I couldn't get into Law or Accounting because of timetable conflicts and have to take Peer Tutoring as an alternative. But I can switch to something else if it fits.  I was wondering if Psychology 11 or 12 is worth taking? Will it be helpful if I am going on to Pharmacy after completing science prerequisites? Any experiences and is it a lot of work? 

Thank you. 
Jobs in US (bay area) Waterloo Engineering
How difficult is it to get a coop placement in America preferbly the bay area? For someone interested in taking computer or management engineering, or computer science at Waterloo (Still have not decided yet!)
University Schedule Changes
Are you allowed to swap tutorials or labs without changing your lecture and reverse?
Math and Business
If you aren't the strongest math student, is it still safe to go into a business program with a specific interest in finance?
Advantages of IB?
On the transcript does it say this student was in ib? Or do you get a boost in your mark?
Entering grade 12 mega-thread
So this thread is for people who just finished grade 11 and will be applying to uni in the fall, post your grade 11 average and top three choices!

Me: grade 11 average--89.5
Top 3: Ivey/Queens (tied) and Laurier
Tough for first year?
I am planning to take the following courses for first year at UTSG:
1) BIO120 and BIO130
2) MAT135 and MAT136
3) PHY131 and PHY132
4) CHM151
5) SOC101
Is it going to be tough for me to handle? Anyone who has similar courses? Also what are your views about the seminar courses?
All PRE-MEDS READ THIS. U of T med average accepted GPA of 3.96 this year

"I got into medicine this year and decided to choose Western (waitlisted at Toronto). But I know, off the top of my head, at least 6-8 Western grads with 4.0s applying next year - and through a family friend at Health Sci at MAC - close to 40 or so in that program alone that will likely have 4.0s when applying as 4th years and 3rd years. So in my opinion, unless UofT starts ranking undergrad program difficulty, or using the MCAT beyond just a simple screen - the average GPA will rise a bit. Remember...the 3.96 GPA average includes graduate students, where a lower GPA is acceptable. Almost all undergrads (NOT ALL), had basically 4.0s. I got waitlisted, and the only people in my circle that got in were 4.0 wGPA (a few did have one or two courses less than 90 - but those were removed).

This is, of course, due to massive grade inflation, removal of prerequisites (to appease the 'progressive' masses), mass technology based exam cheating in some cases among some 'groups', and professors caving in to whiny undergrads (to be fair - at times I was one of those). The MCAT was also sort of ruined because of ease of taking multiple attempts and the short nature of the exam - I suspect the new exam may change that. I've always been amazed at the hate I've received for basically stating some of these pretty obvious trends...but here we are...an average GPA of 3.96 at UofT meds. A cutoff for interview of over 93% for dentists at Saskatchewan (which would exclude all McGill graduates, as the highest mark you can get at McGill converts to a 93%). A medical school (western) that has a 12 cutoff for biology. And the program that started this all??


I pity those that do take challenging undergraduate programs in this country. Engineering science at Toronto? Those students are almost all brilliant - and yet an insane drop out rate and low class averages. Waterloo engineering programs? Virtually all UofT science undergrad programs at St George campus. McGill science programs. These students actually have high standards to receive good marks - and there is genuine vigour and standards. Mac Health Sciences? Lovey dovey classes with 4.0s for everyone - it's as if Oprah Winfrey is the dean there.

 And once again - not an attack on Health Science Students - they are simply taking advantage of a good situation. The blame is on the academic practices of McMaster."