I am currently in grade 11 and have a passion of pursuing a career in the medical field. I have researched many "advanced learning to medical school" programs in the states and this is the only one I have found here. I realize this is a very competitive program and was wondering if anyone of you guys could tell me if applying would be a waste of time or if I actually have a chance.
My average this year was 97%. For courses, such as grade 11 advanced functions, biology and chemistry my average was always about 98%, whether it was mid-terms or finals. EC's I am currently involved in include, school reach, house council, yearbook. I also volunteer at with a local hospital, canadian cancer society, world vision, and free the children. I am not an athletic person and I understand how this program seeks for well-rounded students. I wonder if that will hurt my chances in any way whatsoever. I also plan on joining more extra-curricular activities. I also have completed 200 hours of volunteering and plan on completing another 100 before the end of senior year. I have also taken part at a research lab program at a hospital for high school students and plan on going to a university to experience and work at a lab facility.
Any advice for improving my chances of getting into the program is greatly appreciated. Sometime I feel like applying for the program is a waste of time though because they only accept 10 students and the possibility of being accepted is very slim to none. I also plan on applying to McMaster's Health Science program as well.
Hello, I took my english provincial this June and I think I did a terrible job on it!!! I was wondering if anyone's offer got revoked? or if anyone got 20% lower than their class mark but their offer was still available?
I'm in faculty of Science and Science is kinda bitchy about English i think... please share your experience with me so I can assume the chance of my offer getting revoked
I am extremely worried about whether UBC will revoke my offer or not?
I got admitted to B.I.E with an average of 95 I believe, but since I got a 20% difference on my English provincial I think UBC will only use my provincial mark to calculate my final average, and that turned out to be 87.75. That is a 7% difference, so will they revoke my offer?
I and many others on this forum are pursuing a CPA designation and would probably want to work at a big 4 firm. I think it would be beneficial if someone who is currently working there this summer or recently worked there as a student could answer some questions for us.
I wish u will help me about studying in Canada or USA. I live in Kosovo of Europe. Here schools are not comfortable to study and also I'm in high-school. I study for natural science but I prefer to study mathematic general. Unfortunately I can't because we just learn not doing practice, we don't have professional school and I hate this. The most of students finished masters and now they are staying at home. They are unemployed. I'm worried about this. Sound so bad if you have any perspectives for the future, you will be disappointed. Thank u all I hope you will understand and help me.
Hey Guys, I need some help deciding which university to attend. I currently have an alternate offer from Laurier for business technology management with coop and with a $1000 scholarship. I have a an offer from Ottawa with a B.Comm (specialization in accounting) with coop and a $4000 scholarship. Lastly, I have Brock Accounting with Co-op and a $750 scholarship! I know I want to get my CPA, but I'm considering my social life, cost, ranking of the school, and the overall view of the school. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!!
Why cant i keep guys? Like i don't usually have any trouble getting guys but even if they do ask me out on a date (lunch, fishing, etc) they always make an excuse to call it off. Are all guys this flaky or is it just me? It doesn't make sense because they ask me out and then don't carry through...like do they lose interest in me? I don't think im easy...i try to play hard to get a reasonable amount. Also do most guys wheel more than one girl at a time or is that just a common misconception?
So here's my story, I got accepted into University of Ottawa's Honors bachelor of Computer science with Co-op program and University of Alberta's Computer science program. Now i'm aware that U of Alberta is higher ranked than Ottawa u but is it a wiser choice to choose Ottawa u since its an honors degree and includes a Co-op or should I choose Alberta where there is no honors or co-op. Which would be a better choice job wise? Your answers will be very important to me and good luck to all of you!
University of Manitoba Computer Science programAccepted
University of Ottawa Honors bsc in Computer science and Engineering with Co-op programAccepted
University of Alberta Computer Science programAccepted
University of Calgary Computer Science programpending
Memorial University of Newfoundland Computer Science programAccepted
University of Regina Computer Science programAccepted
I have money in my RESP, but I have no idea how many. When I asked them for it, they said I have to show my proof of enrollment. I was told that was the course schedules that we have. And the problem is, I can't choose my courses till July 10th.
What should I put in the RESP section?? I have to submit it ASAP cause the 60 day deadline is fairly close
I applied with a university transfer average of 95.3% + several EC's, and a grade 12 average of 80.5%.
By the way, I had a 55 in grade 11 physics, and never took pre-calculus in high school. Nonetheless, I was still able to get A+'s in linear algebra, calculus 1 and 2 in university.
My goal here is to provide students advice, and answer questions concerning the admission process at these universities. Moreover, I would also like to share advice to students with low high school marks on what they can do to get into schools like U of T, UBC, etc.
Edit: I see some of you are confused, I did not apply to any of these universities out of high school. I first went to the university in my province, obtained a 95% average, then applied as a transfer applicant.
I got accepted into Queen's Commerce from BC and finished the school year with an English 12 mark of 85%. However, the provincial is worth 40% of my mark, and should I get below 72% on the exam, I would fall below the 80% threshold set by Queen's. Although I feel like I did well on the exam, what would happen if I fell below 80? Would I truly lose my offer or are they understanding if it was within a percent or two?