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hey so i'm taking a gap year therefore universities only see my final marks. Unfortunately my average dropped significantly in 3rd term. im wondering if i could still get into u uvic for general arts with a 79 average? let me know :)
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Missed the Admission Bursary Application (upcoming first year)
Hi, I'm an incoming first year student and I unfortunately missed the 2016/2017 admission bursary application :( The site says I can still apply for bursaries under the Financial Assistance Profile Application which becomes available in August. Is there a difference between an admission bursary and the those via the application in the student center (i.e taking high school average into account)? Also, am I still eligible for a minimum $1,000 bursary as mentioned on the site with regards to the admission bursary?
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York, uOttawa, or Ryerson for Psychology (undergrad)
So I'm interested in York university, uottawa and ryerson for psychology. What university is the best known and has the best program in psychology to prepare me for a phd? 

Thanks!!
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Why is Math so difficult
I strive in literacy based courses such as English and Law but when it comes to Math I completely suck. I am in grade 12 considering learning math all the way up to grade 12 university level. Any tips on where I should begin and how to tackle it?
SILAC Proteomics Analysis
SILAC Proteomics Analysis is an innovative technology used in high throughput quantitative analysis of large protein complexes, protein-protein and protein-small molecule interactions.

Web: http://www.creative-proteomics.com/Services/SILAC-based-proteomics-analysis.htm
I failed ENG4U in night school last semester(in grade 11), and I don't think I'm going to get a 70% considering today's performance on the exam.
The exam for the remedial course took me surprise. I was only at a 67% before it, and now I'm definitely not getting 70%. Summer school aside, I usually do very well in term work. I just bomb my summative/exam too often. If I have English first semester will universities look down upon me for taking a course three times? Will they see the fully completed course marks at midterm 1st semester?
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Proof of Enrolment Letter
Has anyone gotten their's back in the mail yet. I emailed them the form i scanned to them with my credit card info in late june but haven't gotten any word from them yet.
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HOW TO FIX OSAP MISTAKE?!
Hi, i just realised that i made a mistake on my OSAP application. I mistyped my parents income. What can i do to fix it?! Please help! Thankss!
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Mcmaster Life Science vs Guelph Biomedical vs UFT Life Science
Hey guys! so I have gotten into all these programs mentioned above and I am having a real hard time deciding which program I should go for.. can anyone who knows about any of these programs help me and tell me which one would be better for someone who wants to apply for medical school after their 4 years.
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Has anyone taken ICS4U in summer elearning?
If anyone has taken this course in summer elearning, please let me know about your experience. What was the workload like, did you guys have to do a final project, and how easy was it to get marks?
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Ryerson Waitlist
I got waitlisted to ryerson fashion design and my average is an 81 right now which is above the cutoff what are the chances ill get in to the program? and are there any ways i can actually improve my chances of getting in to the program or seeing where i am on the waitlist exactly?
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How I passed my driving test!
I've been struggling for quite a while to get my license, because I have to juggle University and life at the same time. I just didn't have enough time to study. So I wasted so much money just to try to past the test. I then found out a nice website, with lots of practice questions! After some nights of studying, I finally passed! Here is the site: http://driver-start.com/california
What Engineering Discipline Should I pursue at the University of Waterloo, based on the ability to get a job after graduating and level of pay?
Hey guys, I'm going to be starting grade 12 this year and I'm interested in pursuing a career in engineering, hopefully at Waterloo. However, I'm having a difficult time deciding between which discipline I should pursue as I lack sufficient knowledge of what each one encompasses to make a good decision at the moment, not to mention that I'm also quite indecisive. 

Right now, I am thinking of applying to biomedical or software with environmental or management as a backup, as the first two are extremely competitive, and I'm uncertain of whether I will be accepted to those programs.

I would really appreciate it if anyone could help me out with their recommendation or shed some light on what some of the programs entail, especially Management and Biomedical as I can't seem to find much information on those two.
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Waterloo Systems Design Engineering
I'm starting uni applications this year and I'm starting to get interested in SYDE. I come from a very recognized high school andI have 3/6 of my pre-reqs, the marks range from mid to high 90s. The problem is that my parents think I'm overqualified for SYDE. 

Questions;
1. How easy is it to get a job after graduation? What kind of positions and industry is popular?
2. How much math and chemistry is involved? (cause these are my favorite subjects)
3. Is it worth it to try to get a Masters or PhD after I graduate?
4. Is the program hands-on or pen and paper?
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Is the OSAP funding summary usually what you get?
When I tried the OSAP estimator a while ago my funding was estimated at $16,200 where I guessed that I would be making around $3,000 over the summer. I just got my official summary which was based on a more accurate earning of $800 during the summer (My work isn't giving me many shifts for some reason). My funding is now at $15,441. I'm just a little confused because I filled everything else the same and I'm earning less. 700 isn't a big discrepancy but I'm just wondering if it's possible that the money deposited into my account will be closer to the summary?

P.S included in all of this is $3,500 in scholarship money.
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Paid Focus Group - MBA & PHD Students in GTA - $150 for 2 hours
A National Market Research Firm is inviting MBA, Executive MBA and PHD Students to a series of paid focus group on 'Funding Sources for Education' on the evenings of August 9 & 10th  in downtown Toronto. Pays $150 cash for 2 hours

They are looking for Students enrolled in a MBA or Executive MBA program and also in a PHD program at one of the universities in the Greater Toronto Area. Send an email to info@inowecanada.com and they'll contact you with the details
Liberals/electives/minor
hey can someone pls explain how choosing liberals/electives/minors work? Are liberals same thing as electives? 
I'm going into computer engineering and I have no clue how this stuff works. 

How does one get a minor? Is there a specific amount of courses we must take in before we graduate order for it to count as a minor?
Is a liberal an elective course (like hs)
I've heard some people say its better to take a liberal in first semester while others say they do it in spring or summer. What are your opinions?
 
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Will I have a chance for the Ivy Leagues?
Hello, I am a student in Canada in 9th grade, and I am currently taking one year ahead in math, Pre-AP Calculus Math 10. In my first and second terms/semesters, I got an 92% and 88%. Right now it is the middle of 3rd term/semester and I am getting a 66% :(. The term/semester isn't over yet but if I get a 81/82% for the final 3rd term/semester mark, will it greatly affect my chances to the Ivy leagues? My plan for the rest of my high school career is to get a 4.0 GPA, which is possible, because even though my average for term 1 and 2 was only 90%, I had issues in the family which are resolved now. In grade 8 I got a 99% average so I am sure that I can still achieve such a mark in future grades. Without regarding essays, SATs, other extracurriculars/classes, and recommendations, will I still be able to get into an Ivy League school? I have gone to provincials for violin, and may even be qualified for nationals (unchecked), completed violin exams with 95% marks, and I am on my way to become a lifeguard. I am fluent in 2 languages. I have done swimming on the school team, and volunteered as a part time job/volunteer at one of the local cafes. Will this low mark for Pre-AP Calculus Math 10 (80-82%) taken in grade 9 affect my chances? Thank you.
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guidance for accomodation in thunderbay
hello !
i am a female international student planning to move to thunder bay in this august for my pg certificate course, can anyone guide me in finding a student friendly and affordable accommodation prior to the time i reach the college. It would be a great help even with the information on how could i find the best accommodation 
thank you
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First year Med Sci student, happy to answer questions!
UPDATE: keep track of my journey through my blog (https://followmetomd.wordpress.com/)! After numerous comments on this forum, I decided to start up my own blog to help guide all that are interested in pursuing medicine, and keep you guys updated on my journey. Follow my blog, and do not hesitate to leave comments with questions, comments, suggestions that you may have. Cheers!

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! 
Computer Engineering admission average for uoft
I really want to get into computer engineering at uoft, I was just wondering what the cutoff you guys think would be, for 2016-2017 applications, I know the other ones are definitely high and are around the 90s but the site does say for computer engineering that it should be around mid 80s, what average do I need for a solid chanxe? do I have  a decent chance with an 87-88 avg?

Also besides uoft what are the cutoffs around for Waterloo, Mac, and then my backup ryerson, (computer engineering for all of them), I am guessing ryerson is mid low 80s ishh Mac is around 89-91 and Waterloo I have no clue

Any enlightenment is appreciated guys
Thanks
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First Year Nursing Student: ASK ME
Hi! I am currently finishing up my first year as a nursing student (in the middle of exams haha, just a few more to go). I am part of the Ryerson-Centennial-George Brown collaborative program and I attend the Centennial site, so you can definitely ask me about that. 

A post like this helped me before I entered, so I wanted to do the same. If you have any questions about first year in terms of courses, what to expect, school life, the campus, clinical, specific study tips etc. then I'll answer as best as I can!
Did I mess up my chances of getting into Laurier BBA next year?
I took BAT4M (Accounting) in grade 11, and only managed to get an 81% which will bring down my average if it is included in my top 6. I'm taking 6 U/M courses next year, so I'm hoping to bump that 81% off my application. 

The thing that worries me is when you apply with first semester midterms, and the university looks at grade 11 marks and completed grade 12 courses. I got an 84 in advanced functions, and an 85 in English. 

What I plan to do is to retake accounting in my first semester, so the universities I apply to won't incorporate the 81 I got in gr 12 accounting into my average, since I know I'll be able to obtain a higher mark if I repeat the course in first semester. 
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