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Top six questions (please answer if you can!)
I know that they take your top 6 highest grades and don't really care about your others. And obviously they will specifically look to see the grades you got for your pre-requisite courses. 

My first question is do they look at the course codes of the other courses you've taken (not pre-requisite) within your top six? For example, if I was going into Social Sciences and took a SAP or some other course about social science and got a good grade, would they prefer to see that than an art course? Or would it make no difference? 

My second question is if your program pre-requisite is an 11 math course will they add that course mark into your top six, or no because it's an 11 course? 
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I need help!
Hello. Currently applying to universities and what not, but I'm currently failing math 12. I'm applying to Faculty of Arts programs which does not require Math 12 as pre-requisite. My first term top 4 average including English is a solid 84%. Here are some questions.  

1) What are my chances for UBC Arts, SFU Arts and UVic Arts?
2) Would universities look down on me for failing math 12 even though it is not required?
3) Even if I drop math 12, my transcript might show the course with a "W". With that said, would universities also look down on the "W"?

In a big dilemma and I hope you guys can help me out.
Thank you
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U of T Rotman vs Western Ivey vs Queen's Commerce: Considering Cost
So, the age-old question. 
I've been accepted into all 3. 

I MIGHT get a full ride to Rotman, I'm guaranteed at least 10k (through the National Scholarship Program).

I am applying to Western's National Scholarship Program as well, but I'm guaranteed at least 10k because my admission average will be 95+ (I say this confidently because I am holding a 99 right now). 

I was accepted to Queen's but did not receive the Chancellor's.

I really don't know what I want to do. Startups attract me, as does nonprofit economic development, impact invest, and social entrepreneurship. I'm not familiar with accounting vs finance vs consulting, but accounting sounds vaguely boring. 

Please help! Thank you in advance. 
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First Year Queen's Commerce Student, ask me anything!
hey everyone, I am a first year commerce student here at Queen's, and I was active this time last year when I was making decisions on where to go, so I thought I would help the next group of applicants with any questions and such! :)
Queens commerce subsequent offers
Hi guys,

I've recently faced some family issues and have not been able to compete my PSE or other supplementary essays for Queen's commerce. As a result, I know that I will not be able to meet their Feb. 15 deadline, and even if I did, it would be poor quality work. I'm planning to submit it between Feb. 15-Mar.1, which Queens says they will consider me for subsequent offers of admission. Can anyone clarify what this means? Also, what are the chances of me being accepted if I submit within this time period? (assuming I can pull off a good supplemental). Thanks so much. I would really appreciate any answers. 
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Applying to UBC, UOT , Carleton, McMaster
Hi, I'm applying for SCIENCES as my first choice and Kin as my second. My grade 12 marks are: Bio 12- 89 Chem 12-90 Pre calc 12-91 Eng 12- 82 Law 12- 88 Do I stand a chance?
HAVE YOU BEEN ACCEPTED IN ANY OF THEM AND what was your avg?
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Grade 12 Biology in Summer School
I plan on going into health science/life science for university then go into pharmacy.

I'd like to be less stressed next year when applying for university because I know Biology is known to be quite difficult.

How difficult is the content in comparison to at school? Should I take chemistry 12 instead? Should I even take biology?

I'm still in the process of taking bio 11 right now; I don't have any marks for reference but grade 10 science I had an average of 92 and a 91 in chem.
Should I expect similar marks in biology 12 in summer school as how I do in grade 11?

I won't be doing any extracurriculars/taking a trip anywhere over the course of the month.

Also, what sort of marks should I be looking at to get into a program that offers high GPAs when applying for school of pharmacy? 
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What are my chances of getting into utsc, McMaster, Ryerson etc.
I've applied for Utsc Health studies, Uft psychology, McMaster Health sci, Western Health Sci, Ryerson Business management and York Biomed sci. My marks are the following, please tell me of my chances? My gr 11 average ranges from 80-86% based on the marks they use. My gr 12 marks are the following: 
English- 90% 
French- 91% 
Advanced Functions- 90% 
Business Leadership- 91% 
International Business- 94% 
Biology- 81% 
Chemistry- 71%  
Calculus- Haven't got a mark yet
Thanks!


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What school???
hey guys, 

so i'm a grade 12 and i applied to mac, western, guelph (accepted) and Queen's. however, I am leaning more towards Queen's or Western. 

I am going to major in poli sci. I'm HIGHLY interested in student government and i want to attend a university that puts a lot of emphasis on it as it is very important to me. i want to be able to get involved right from the get go. i also am scared of the whole right-wing "if you don't agree with my ideology then you get a bad mark" arts based profs that apparently queen's and mac has a lot of. should i be considering this? 

ALSO, i think i want to attend law school, so maintaining a high GPA is obviously important to me. I don't know if this is just a myth or if I just have to work super hard regardless of where I go, but I've heard that some schools just generally have profs who mark harder (I want to avoid this).

Lastly, finances and distance are not a huge concern for me. None of the schools I applied to have a dramatic differences in price anyways. 

SO, knowing all of that, what school do you guys think i should go to? 
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McMaster poli sci and communications?
if I went to Mac could i major in poli sci (social science faculty) and minor in communications (humanities)? 

Is there any other Ontario uni that I could do this at? 
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Parent's won't let me go to college to study.
I'm in 11th grade and I'm thinking about my future. I genuinely feel that I have nothing going for me at the moment. My grades are atrocious and I feel like I might even fail a couple classes. I hope to pursue a career computer related, as computers are the only thing that I have known my whole life, but I am certain that my current grades will hold me back from reaching that field. I feel like grade 12 won't get too much better, unless I manage to find some massive motivation out of my ass that will drive me into improving my grades drastically. Without good grade 12 marks, I know university won't be an option, so I am really considering college where I can study, and then hopefully make the transition into Uni that way, but my parents got extremely mad and started lecturing me for even bringing it up. I'm confident that a decent university for computer science will not consider me with the grades I have, and college seems like the only option, but my parent's are too traditional to let me go that route. It's as if they don't understand that my bad grades are already jeopardizing my chances of going to Uni, so what am I supposed to do? Atleast I'm willing to give college a try, but they just refuse to let me. What do I do in this situation.
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SFU Beedie application activities
For the activities section, it says approximately 300 words. Is it bad to skip one of the categories, such as athletics? I was in the track and field team once but I don't have much to say about it. If I did write about it, I would be way under 300 words. Should I just write it?
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Ontario Universities - Who's putting out offers?
Can we make a thread to attempt to keep up with which Ontario schools have begun sending offers of admission? This is what I propose: If a school you know of has begun sending offers, check the comments. If you do not see the school yet, make a new comment. If you would like to post about your acceptance (average, timing, program) reply to the school's comment directly. For organization's sake. I'll start by putting the few I've seen in comments.
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Laurier BBA acceptances for 2016
I'm starting this forum to see when people are getting accepted to Laurier's BBA program for 2016

If you're accepted, please comment your average, if you completed the ABS form and how many ec's you have.

Thanks!
Laurier BBA Second Round Acceptances
With the second round of Laurier's admissions for the BBA coming up (mid February), I figured we could have a post to discuss, in an organized fashion, when people start getting accepted. If you get accepted, please post when you received your acceptance letter, what your top 5 grade 11 averages were, and what your first semester grade twelve marks were. 

Good luck!
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What are my chances of getting into Rotman/Queen's/Schulich/ Sauder
I am grade 12 student from British Columbia and here are my marks:

English 12- 84%
Pre Calculus 12- 91.4%
Physics 12- 94%
Spanish 12- 100%

Currently taking Calculus and have around 93%

My average is 92.3% for the 4 courses without Calculus 12

My essay and video questions were decent. 

I have a leadership role in a Swimming club and a few other one-day events I volunteered

What are my chances?


canadian universities that do not require grade 12 mathematics?
since I don't have grade 12th  mathematics  I don't  have a lot of university options. please can anyone suggest some easy to get into universities that do not require math in health science related degree  program anywhere in Canada?
Admission Questions? Ask a Current UBC Student!
Hi guys,

I always remember finding this forum really useful back when I was applying for universities in 2012, and I'd like to offer you the opportunity to actually get some hard knowledge about admissions rather than just hearsay. Though I'm in Sauder, I can answer any questions regarding direct entry to all UBC programs, Sauder transfer applications, and general university stuff.

You should all also take a look at the holy grail of UBC admissions, specifically table 18 where all admission averages for all programs for entry in 2013W are outlined.

Hope to see you all at UBC in September!
Admission requirements??
I'm studying in an American curriculum school oversees but I'm a Canadian citizen. Do I need SATs?? I'll apply for undeclared engineering.
High School Class Of 2016 Offers Of Admission *Mid February - June*
I created this thread so people can post their information on their acceptance, so that others can see if their program have started sending acceptance letters. Anyone who has recieved an offer from the start of February to the end of June post the following:
- Program 
- School 
- Date of offer 
-Grade 12 First semester average
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Chances of UBC Health Science
Will i get into UBC science with an 88% average? I have a very high personal profile.
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