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Mcmaster or York Social Sciences?? Need Help ASAP!
I still haven't decided where I'm going to school in the fall... I'm so confused! To give my situation a bit of context, I left high school with a 93% average and accepted York's offer with the hope and intention of law school thereafter. In all honesty, I feel as though I'm putting 'all of my eggs in one basket' so to speak. What if I decide I don't want to be a lawyer, or can't get into law school? Then what? This thought is very arduous mentally, albeit I do think I would be at the top of my class and probably do quite well at York. Is it a risk worth taking? Conversely, if I attend Mcmaster I may not have as high of a GPA, but I would be at a school with a great reputation, which would be beneficial if I decide to apply to graduate school abroad. It is also worth noting that Mcmaster offers a myriad of degree offerings. One of which is Labour Studies, which is unique to Mcmaster and offers direct entry to the job market in human resources. In the likely event I don't get into law school, in this case there is an actual job at the other end. If I went to York, I would most likely major in sociology and/or political science. If I went to Mcmaster and did terribly, well then I could always go to York. If the reverse occurred, I hear it can be a difficult process getting out of York. I would also be one-two weeks behind in course selection if I decide to go to Mcmaster, which may mean some courses could be full. I already have a timetable at York that I am pleased with.

* Disclaimer, please don't judge as arrogant or self absorbed, merely trying to provide full picture* 

I am an attractive white blonde girl who has lived a privileged upbringing. My fear is I will be a minority at York and one of the few pretty white blonde girls. I have visited the campus a couple of times and observed this myself. York seems to be populated by mainly students of the Asian, Indian, and African American ethnicity. Please don't misunderstand me, I am not a racist and believe in diversity. But, this must include an equal amount of Caucasians. I hope you understand my point, I can't articulate it much better. I also have friends at Mcmaster, know no one at York, and much prefer Mcmaster's campus.  

Where should I go?? Would Mcmaster be that much more difficult to do well at compared to York? If I go to Mcmaster am I giving up entirely on my law school dreams? 

I apologize for the long post. This is a complex situation that deserves the attention and critically analysis to make the right decision. I need to make a decision quickly, so please reply and as soon as possible. I appreciate all thoughts. Thanks you!

McGill mathematical sciences
Anyone have any experience/advice?
Are parties and drinking as big of a deal at McGill as it appears?
Is it cheaper to live on campus at ubc or live in a rental apartment nearby?
Is it cheaper to live on campus or to live in a rental apartment? I'll be going into my first year and I'm big about healthy eating. I like to make my own meals so I would preferably like a space where I can make my own meals. However, cost is an issue as well. Any advice? 
Thank you.
UOFT ENGINEERING admission 2016 chances/advice
English-88
advanced functions- 81(repeating cuz my cuzzin died and it fucked me over) should get 90+
calculus- what shud i get?
physics-what shud i get?
chem- what shud i get?

looking to get into mech or indy
Housing second year Uoft
Is it easy to find housing in downtown Toronto? If not is it possible to live on campus for four years. I really want to attend uoft but am worried where I will live after first year.
Ask me anything about admissions (Future Engineering Students)
I was accepted to:

University of Toronto - Track one
University of British Columbia - First year
York University - Space Engineering
Queen's University - Chemical Engineering


I had a grade 12 average of 80.5%, and had a 55 in grade 11 physics, and never took pre-calculus. My university average is a 95.3% which included A+'s in linear algebra, calculus 1 and 2, organic chemistry, biology, computer programming classes, etc.


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.
U of T Engineering Science Chances
here's my marks:
english: 97
advanced functions: 100
chemistry: 98
physics: 92 :(

i still have to take calculus/vectors & another class 
How Hard is Physics 11?
Well, I'll be going to grade 10 next year, and I'll be taking Physics 11. Like the title stated, how hard is Physics 11? So far, I find the resistance, current, and voltage calculation stuff easy. What do you learn in Physics 11?

(Oh, and this is the BC Curriculum)
Bored in summer
Guys I'm going into senior year next year and I'm so bored rn. Its burning outside and the boredom and laziness is killing me. What can I do?
UofT Trinity
In the student profile for applying to trinity I have 500 words to talk about my extracurriculars. Should I focus on one and go into depth or discuss more of my extracurriculars? 
Anyone who got into UofT Trinity have any advice?
Thank you!  
Doesn't it make you cringe...
When ppl post about how engineers/CPAs/lawyers make 6 figures easy? These ppl are smoking dat good sh**. Pass me some next time you rant on about it

Laptop?
Mac vs PC for economic/computer science??
University Hub Admissions Consulting?
Has anyone used University Hub's admission consulting services? Is anyone considering hiring a consultant when they apply to university this year? It seems like the consultants on University hub can give me some great advice on writing my applications as they offer some great advice on their web page regarding admission to top programs like QC and Mac BHSc. I would like to hear about your experiences or interest and opinions on the admission consulting service they offer.
Actuarial science vs computer science
Actuarial science vs computer science? 
Which offers more benefits jobs wise in the future? Which one do you think is a better major to someone would enjoy them pretty much the same?
which uni has better looking girls?
so i got accepted to both brock and mcmaster and i was wondering which school has better looking girls?
Entering grade 12 mega-thread
So this thread is for people who just finished grade 11 and will be applying to uni in the fall, post your grade 11 average and top three choices!

Me: grade 11 average--89.5
Top 3: Ivey/Queens (tied) and Laurier
Ryerson or Laurentian?
I've been accepted to Ryerson and Laurentian for general sciences.  Which one will give me a higher GPA for med school?
Is it possible to fake ECs when applying to University
I am not talking about major extra curriculars but some typical ones like being part of
a chess club for 2 years when you were not. Would this be risky?
Going over class curriculum in the summer?
Hey! I am going into grade 11 and am focusing mostly on mathematics and science courses. I learn better on my own (in class I find I tend to have wandering thoughts such as im hungry or i could really use a nap if the teacher doesn't have a very engaging teaching method ). I enjoy textbook learning and learn better through watching youtube videos and reading textbooks on my own time so i was contemplating the idea of using my 2 months to slowly go over the curriculum (from what course outlines and textbooks i have found online) for my chem physics bio french and functions class. I figure i might learn better and achieves higher grades doing so so i am aware of what the class is learning in a sense before and during the lesson. Has anyone done this before? Opinions? Tips?
Thanks!
University of Guelph
I'm planning on going to U of G, and just wondering about other peoples' experiences at Guelph. Academics/Classes, Profs, Campus, studentlife, atmosphere etc. If you could comment about your experience and what program you were in that would be great, thanks in advance!
Brock
Brock university? please don't make the same mistake as we did. It's horrible" this university is not organized in any department. The chair of the science department was doing research on face book, lol" because some students expressed how they felt about a prof on Facebook and got in trouble. We have exams with no proctors we have instructors who walk in late for exams. obviously that doesn't always happen, but it did" so If you can walk & talk come to Brock"  

I got job offers because I have connections I actually had to hide the fact that I was at Brock. Brock university is not worth it. plus all the trouble that goes along with it" The university is not reputable. Now this is just part of the academic aspect"

 university life? don't even think about it it's a WASTE! St. Catharines is a retirement city bring your granny maybe it will be fun playing bingo in your free time lol" some students won't express this because they don't want to be looked at in a bad way, I just laugh" because they already know the truth "the mistake they made being at Brock" why would you pay years of loans to a university like this even if it was free I wouldn't go back" and Don't be fooled when they say its good now" LMAO this university just get's worse annually. Equal rights? lol, there are white supremacist here, and this is coming from a white person!
Nursing Hopefuls 2015!
Hey everyone!

I saw this thread last year and thought it was worth while to do! For anyone applying to 4 or 2 year programs.

1. Which school(s) are you applying to?
2. What other programs are you applying to as your back up?
3. What average are you aiming for your final year?
EXTRA - I want current Nursing students to be included as well! Tell us where you go, where you applied to and what your GPA in Grade 12 was or post secondary if thats what your doing right now. Also, a few pointers, tips and guidance is always great!:cheers:


1. I want to go to McMaster (4 year), Queens (4 year or 2 year), Western (2 year), UofT
2. Nursing, and nothing else!
3. I had mid 80's in high school and currently have a 3.1 from Uoft B.A second year


So common guys, reveal yourselves! ;)
AMA Request: Summer Co-op/Intern at a Big 4 Accounting Firm
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.
western Canada business schools
I know that this forum is more eastern Canada dominated but I live in western Canada and I would prefer to stay in this part of Canada. The four schools I would like to know more about is university of Calgary haskyane school of business, university of Alberta school of business, sauder school of business ubc, and beedie school of business sfu. I would like to pursue accounting and later go for the cpa designation. Also I plan on doing a Masters in accounting in USA,then pursue the cpa. I would like anyone that knows these business schools to please tell me if they are good schools and the pros and cons of each. Thank you.