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Problems accessing SSW?
Anyone other BC students having problems with loading the SSW (student secure web) to get our provincial results or is it just me?
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12U Philosophy worth it?
would taking grade 12 philosophy help if i needed to take philosophy of medicine and ethics at guelph in third or fourth year? i'd have 8 12U courses without it already so i'm not sure if it's worth the added stress considering my math and science heavy courseload
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Volunteer Based Scholarships?
Hey guys! I'm going into grade 12 next year and I have a LOT of volunteer hours (almost 800). I can't say that I enjoyed every second of volunteering, but for the most part it was a fantastic experience and I would do it again in a heartbeat.

Does anyone know of some good volunteer-based scholarships? I haven't found many and any suggestions are appreciated. Thanks guys! :)



1) Is there A.C? Or do I need to bring a fan?
2) Are washrooms shared amongst the floor?
3) Do floors have alternating same gender floors?

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University admission with individual mark
Hi, since this is my very first post, I apologise if i do anything wrong.

I'm taking ENG4U right now in summer school and I currently have a 73. I was wondering if this one mark is going to affect (lower) my overall chances to get into a prestigious school for accounting. English is the only course I struggle with and I'm certain all of my other courses will be over 90.

The reason I'm asking this is because I need to make a decision whether or not to take English again during the school year.

Thank you for your time.
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Will non day school courses show up on my transcript?
I am taking ENG4U in summer elearning with TCDSB. I am a TDSB student. I have a bad mark, and it is too late to drop the course. My exam is this Wednesday. My guidance counsellor said that students need to submit report cards for any courses taken outside TDSB if they want it to appear on my transcript? If I don't submit my report card, will the course not show up on my transcript? This is assuming that I myself do not want the course to show up. TCDSB said they will not send report cards to non-TCDSB schools, and it is the students responsibility to submit the report cards to the schools guidance department. However I gave my OEN number when signing up for the course, so will there be some record of me taking the course on OUAC? 
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How can I get into Queen's Commerce
I am wondering if it is too late for me to get into Queen's Commerce. I am going into Grade 11 at a public school.  I have a 89% average but last year I rarely studied so I can probably get my average up to the mid 90s. My main problem is ECs. The first 2 years of hs I didn't take anything seriously and and a result the only EC I have is Basketball in Grades 9 + 10 as well as a club basketball team in Grade 9. What, if any, ECs could I do this year to give me a chance at attending QC?
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- how difficult is it to obtain a high GPA? 
- Can someone give me an overall feel for the program? 

2nd year UBC student! Ask me anything!
Contact: elizabethsflower@gmail.com 

In second year at UBC as a Health Science (FNH) student from LFS. 

Want to know how I got in? What UBC life is like? General advice about gr. 12/senior year, study tips, and applying to universities? I'll try my best to answer any of your inquiries (:

See you at UBC in September!
3rd year Ryerson student: Ask Me Anything!
I'm a current student at Ryerson entering my 4th year in September, majoring in Professional Communication. I'm currently studying for the LSAT and hoping to go to law school after my undergrad. 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've also recently been hired as a Project and Communications Assistant for the Government of Ontario.

I can answer questions about:
- all program requirements and acceptances 
- campus life 
- residence 
- internships and co-op opportunities + job search + how I got hired in the government 
- basically any other questions you might have 

Hope you're all excited about the potential of attending Ryerson! Ask me anything! 

If you're looking to contact me personally, you can reach me at ienoukov@ryerson.ca

Nanotechnology engineering
I was just hoping to get a little more information on nanotech engineering, from a student's perspective. What are the courses like? What do you actually study and do as a nanotech engineer? How are the job prospects? Any insight would be great.
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Have you taken the ACT, SAT or both in Canada for admittance to a U.S. school? Please tell me the following things;

1. Which test(s) you took
2. When you took it (what grade you were in)
3. Your mark/percentile
4. Which books you recommend for studying
5. Anything else you think I should know

Thanks in advance!
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Rising 2nd Year at Queen's Commerce. Ask me what you want to know about the program.
I used to browse these forums before I went to uni. Looking back on them now, I see a huge amount of disinformation and trolling that is absolutely hilarious to me. 

Ask me any questions you might have about Queen's, Queen's Commerce, or business schools in Canada in general. I will do my best to answer. 
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Western vs. Queens
I'm just wondering if anyone could help me out. I'm currently debating between Western social science and Queens arts. As of right now, I think I would like to study psych but I'm going in with an open mind. I live in Kitchener Waterloo and so Western is much closer than queens but either way I'm staying in residence. I've been to both schools multiple times and I genuinely love them both. I know I will be happy with either school. As of now I'm definetly planning on pursuing further school after my undergrad, weather that be law school or something else, and so I know it doesn't matter that much where I go for my undergrad but it's  just that I still have to make a decision and I just want to make sure I make the best one! 

What I have so far: 

-guaranteed res 
-ranked high in Canada for social science 
-fun/party atmosphere 
-nice campus 
-London is a nice city 
-good distance from home 
-very familiar (both parents went to western, I know lots of people going, and people there)  

-large somewhat spread out campus
-large student body 

-guaranteed res 
-Great reputation overall 
-beautiful campus 
-Kingston is a nice city 
-campus is a little more compact 
-smaller student body 

-far from home 
-West campus 15 minutes from main campus
-unsure of reputation for social science 
-possibly less courses in social science? (not sure if it's true or not) 

Any help would be awesome :) 
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got 55 on English Provincial
My UofT conditions said that I need to maintain my academic standing. Well, I got 90 in cal, 80 in chem, 83 in eng and 90 in biology for the first term. Then my grades dropped, 79 in cal, 80 in chem, 88 in bio and final mark 76 in eng. The point is that I got 55 on my english provincial. What should I do right now??!! I can't take summer school because it's almost over. ????
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Reputation of University of Manitoba? and International Student to Canada from the USA ( 2017 )

I am a Minnesota resident who will be a senior this fall , and i am considering going to college in Canada ( Fall 2017)   Can i PLEASE have some feedback? Thanks! 

1.  What is the reputation of the university of Manitoba? is it a good school to go to? ( will it lead me to good jobs, ect. )  any reviews or experiences or general advice? 

2. What are the chances of an international student from Minnesota applying to Mcgill or U of Toronto? or U of British Columbia?  
                      ( I have very strong grades, A's and B's in Honors and AP Classes,  but typically get 70 marks in math and sometimes science , BUT i will be applying to the history or english or education departments )  Basically- am i being unrealistic? 

3. What is early acceptance? if i apply, when will i get my admission decision? When should i apply? ( more like when CAN i ?  and when will i know if i am admitted for sure?) 

4.  What grades to colleges like U of Torono, Manitoba, and Mcgill look at?  I heard they only look at 12th grade... will they see my 11th grade marks? How do i sent in my transcript? 

Thanks so much for anything that anyone answers! 
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Decision Help!!
Hi guys

So I can't decide between University of Waterloo's Legal Studies or WLU's Human Rights and Human Diversity programs. My ultimate goal is to go to law school after uni so I don't know whats the best option.

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Ryerson Social Work
Anyone get into social work at ryerson yet? If you did, please tell me what your average was haha. Thanks
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