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SHAD 2016 General Thread
Hey guys! I just submitted my application for SHAD 2016, so I'm wondering who else already submitted? :) I don't know if there's already a SHAD 2016 thread so I just decided to start one. If there already is one, can someone direct me there?
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University of Toronto Engineering Acceptance?
When I Iog onto join.utoronto it says that I have been admitted to the engineering program for 2016. If I go onto OUAC however, nothing is posted. Also, if I click on the link that takes me to the Online Studen Profile, it also says decision pending. What does this mean?
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First Year McGill BCom Student - Ask Me Anything
I owe a lot to yconic in helping me choose a university so I thought I could help a few high schoolers out. If anyone has any questions about McGill, Desautels, or any of the other big business schools in Ontario, I'd love to answer them!
First year Med Sci student, happy to answer questions!
Hi, I am currently attending University of Western Ontario for the Medical Sciences Program.
I am happy to answer any questions that anyone may have about the program, course load, and overall experience at Western! 

A bit about myself:
I attended a high school within Ontario and received my acceptance to Med Sci in January (or early February?). I was also accepted to multiple science programs from other universities including, but not limited to: U of T, Waterloo, York, McMaster, Queen's, Ryerson, and Guelph. 

Post questions down below and I will try to get back to you as soon as possible! 
What to major and minor in for law?
I want to pursue a career in law. I will be starting my 1st year of university in the fall 2016. I will be going into the faculty of arts and social sciences. I want to be a corporate lawyer, so what do i major and minor in???????????
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Rotman Commerce Refusal
Hi! I just wanted a little insight to my refusal of admission to Rotman Commerce. They had alternatively offered me into studies of Social Science with a Trinity College offer. However, i'm quite puzzled as to why I was refused. 

English: 94
Pre- Calculus 12: 98
Law 12: 96
English Literature: 95
Calculus: 80

I know that my Calculus is lower than the rest but they just stated that it was a pre-requisite course. I understood that my admission average would be calculated by English, Pre-Calc 12 and my 2 other academic courses coming out to an average of 95.75%. I was offered alternate admission before they even confirmed they received my Rotman supplemental... I'm from BC by the way. 
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Major or honors???
Whats the diffrence between honors, combined honors and major? Can you later get a graduate degree with taking major sciences? If i apply to honors does it cost more and if I dont get in am i automatically considered for major?
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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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ryerson group for applicants???
I've recently been accepted to ryerson (YAY!!) and was wondering if there's an applicant group like there is with western and I'm sure many other schools? I'd really love to talk to people who applied to the same things as me
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Nursing: Grade 11 Marks. . .
Hi guys! I'm in grade 11 in an Ontario high school and I've been looking into careers. My top choice is to become a nurse practitioner and to maybe specialize, my aunt is a nurse practitioner and I love what she does.  I just received my marks for my first semester classes which was Religion (mandatory), Dance with the special needs students, Functions (university) and Chemistry (university).  I am taking math improvement for functions in night school with some other kids from my class got a 75% and in chemistry I got a 78% which I'm really upset about. I know I have the ability to reach higher marks than this , I took Biology grade 11 (university) in grade 10 and during that semester I had serious health issues and a family friend passed away from cancer, so my mark just went downhill from there to a 73% and Evolution had a big impact on my mark.  My second semester is grade 11 physics (university), English (university), fitness and Geography (Mixed).  I know these marks don't look great for nursing and now I'm really worried that the universities will look at my grade 11 marks.  My courses for grade 12 are Religion (University), Chemistry (University), Biology (University), Advanced Functions (university), Data Management (University), Geography world issues (University) and I really want a spare and I don't know if is should take Kinesology or if advanced functions helps or if i should take calc/vectors. I understood everything in grade 11 chemistry from stoichiometrey, mole, naming and types of reactions.  I will be taking summer school for English (university) and a course in night school that I haven't figured out yet. My guidance counselor said she will give me 12U bio and 12U chem first semester  I'm really really really worried and I know that I could definetley have my marks in the high 80s and i know that sounds rally far fetched.  My top universities are Western, UofT and Queens.  HEEELLLLPPPP PLEASE I'M REALLY WORRIED IF YOU GUYS HAVE ANY TIPS THAT COULD HELP THEY ARE MORE THAN NEEDED. Sorry for the length I'm just freaking out.
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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
Congrats on the acceptance and hope to see you all at UofG this September! :)
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trent forensic science
I applied to forensic science at Trent, and got accepted. Could anyone please give some information on the school as well as the program. Thanks!
western or laurier?
i applied to both western and laurier for health science and want some opinions!!
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western health sci
I applied to Western for Health Science, but I know very little about the program. Could someone completing their undergrad in health sic please tell me about the program, life at western, including the people, the campus, and the social life. Thanks!
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is it possible to get 90s in grade 12 when u have high 70s in grade 11(semester 1 only)?
i wanna go to med school but i slacked off in the first semester of grade 11 and now im really scared if i will get 90s in garde 12 because i had high 80s in greade 9 and 10. also any tips for getting higher marks would be appreciated.
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Is it too late to apply to more programs?
Hey guys, so I'm a little worried about getting accepted into my program because the average for it is so high...so I was wondering if it's still possible to apply to other programs? Thanks!
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health sciences and kinesiology
Hey guys, 
I applied at Western for Health Sciences, Waterloo for Kinesiology, and Ottawa for Health Sciences. In grade 11 my average was 83% and in my first semester of grade 12 my average was 76%. What is the likelihood of me getting into these schools? 
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How Do You Prepare For Rotman Supplementary Application
unlike Schulich, we don't have any practice question. Any tips on how to do well and are the questions random.
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SHAD 2016 Participant Thread
I was accepted to SHAD! I'm unsure of what university to choose though.  What are your top choices?
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Chances for Waterloo and UTSG?
My average is about 92ish

I am in IB English - 90, and IB maths - 93 and 90

How are my chances looking? Should I have hope in getting accepted in February or March?
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Grade 12 physics
I am currently taking grade 12 physics but I am debating dropping it. I am going into health sciences/ health studies and it is not recommended for any of the programs; however, is physics required for any graduate programs if I chose to pursue graduate studies? Any opinions would be appreciated!
bio 12 matter if you want to do law?
I didnt do so well in biology 12, i got 69% which is bad, i know. I want to however, pursue a career in law. my other courses that semester were law - 89%, history- 90% and marketing- 94%. will having a low bio mark, affect anything?
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Queen's Engineering
I have a current 92 average and it will probably go up as math is my strong suit (functions, which I'm taking now). I have 2 jobs, am the captain of my cross country team, am on the nordic ski and track and field teams, am a student ambassador, and will have studied abroad twice. What are my chances of getting in?
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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 
- internships and co-op opportunities
- basically any other questions you might have 

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