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Chances of acceptance
Hello guys I am a future grade 12 student in lebanon taking the french baccalaureate. I had an average of 16.90 in grade 10, 15.02 in grade 11, a 99 TOEFL score and a sat score of 1330. Ia that enough in order to get me accepted to mcgill
Do universities care if I take summer school?
So I tried changing my courses around. My options are to take either English 12 in school, or Bio 12. My school has very full classes, so there is no other option for me in school. I have decided to take Bio 12 online. Either that or night school. Will universities hold this against me? I was signed up for these courses when we were asked to choose classes for the next school year, but the computer didn't do it accordingly. My counsellor has said one must be done outside my school. 
*I need both these courses. English is mandatory to graduate, I need Bio to apply to my Bachelor of Science programs*
Early Accepetance
Hello, I wanted to know when do we apply for early acceptance for University in British Columbia?
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University application question
I'm going to be applying to universities for computer science later  this year (hoping for ubc) and I was wondering whether releasing an app looks good for my application.

I ask this  because I almost finished an app but don't want to bother releasing since it was a learning experience. But if it looks good for my application I will buy a license and release it.

University Selection: Do they look at EVERYTHING?
Hey, I'm going into grade 12 and I'm in Alberta. I want to apply to BC and Ontario universities for engineering, and they all ask for 5 courses: Math 30 and 31, Physics 30, Chemistry 30 and English 30. But they want my full transcript. So I'm wondering: will they look at ALL my marks, or just those 5 courses they wanted? I'm talking about universities like Waterloo, University of Toronto, or UBC? Any help will be greatly appreciated :) Thank you!!
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Bad Guidance Counsellor
So I have an appointment with the guidance counsellor tomorrow, and she is a pain in the ass. She told me not to take English in summer school because she thought it was going to be to difficult, but i ended up getting a 92. So basically tomorrow i have an appointment with her, and I want to take a grade 11 course a year early. I know that she is not going to agree. What do I do?
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Pre-Med Programs
What are undergrad programs that will potentially help you get into med school but will also provide you with another career path if med school doesn't work out? I'm looking for programs that have multiple job opportunities related to medicine...any suggestions would be helpful!
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6, 7, OR 8 courses?
Basically I'm a grade 12 student in a dilemma. I wish in my earlier years i could have thought to taken some grade 12 courses. Now I'm going into grade 12 with nothing. I need to know how many courses I should take. Here is a list of courses I have right now:

Sports and Entertainment Marketing
Advanced Function
Calculus and vectors
French (because I'm in french immersion)
Geography (because I'm in french immersion)
English 

I need to know if taking more courses would be a good idea or would it turn out to be disastrous. My main goal is to get into top business schools. If you agree with taking more courses do you have any recommendations on courses I should take wheter it be online or in school. THANKS!
If you apply to early acceptance and are not accepted, are you still considered the same as if you applied later like in Janurary?
My grade 11 marks were not the best 
Social Science- 91
Bio- 78
Physics-74
Chem-81
Functions-84
English 85 

I am currently getting an 89 in bio so I am already off to a better start than last year. I have changed my study habits and I know my grade 12 marks will be better. I don't know if it will be worth it applying for early acceptance because my grade 11 marks were not that great. If I do apply and I am not accepted early, will the universities I applied early to still look at me or will they pass on me because they already examined my marks early on and didn't want me? 

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How much sleep do you get during regular school days?
On your regular school days in high school (Grade 11/ Grade 12) how much sleep do you get? What time do you wake up at and what time do you sleep at? does sleeping less by maximizing more time for studying worth it and is it useful? Are you able to concentrate at school the next day? What is your average?

Thank you in advance!
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Prospective Ontario Nursing Student
Hello everyone!

I am looking to apply to Ontario nursing programs for the 2017 year. I am mainly considering staying in Ontario, but would be open to other options. 
Currently schools I am looking at include McMaster, Queens, Western, Ryerson and Ottawa U. I have a 91.5% average.

What are the main differences between these schools?
What are the various admission averages?
Are there any other location, cost or cultural factors to keep in mind when choosing between these schools?

If anyone has experience or information regarding these various programs that would be very much appreciated!
UBC Classes
Hi there! Im planning on applying to ubc this year and I am curious about what classes I can take. Can I take any classes? Like can I take classes offered in a different faculty? For example if I get into forestry but I take classes in the health sciences faculty.  Is that possible?
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Does playing an instrument appeal to UBC?
If I'm in the arts/honour level orchestra at my school and take 1-2 hr lessons outside school, will it appear I'm all rounded? Along with some community service?

Honestly, I don't understand why sports seems to be more preferred than music. There's no season in music, so we practice for at least 2-3 hours until we get exhausted every single day, and we still need to show up on early mornings a couple of times every week. We do have competitions, and we never let our skill level lower than the day before. What's the difference between putting down "violin" and "volleyball"?
And yes, there is teamwork. We need to agree on the bowings, and make sure we are adjusted to 25 other people as much as we can.
does ubc go over every single eligible application that meets minimal requirements?
i heard that ubc picks applications "randomly"
So not everyone gets to have their application even looked into?

thanks,
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UBC students! Please help :(((
Did all of you guys do some sort of sport in high school to get in during your senior years?
If I don't do a sport but im I'm clubs like helping hands, volunteer, career exploration and play the trumpet will that still not be enough? Like was everyone accepted to UBC some sort of athlete in high school?
UBC/SFU/UVIC admissions
Just wondering what your highschool averages were when applying to post secondary. Please include faculty,university, and average. Thanks!
Early Acceptance-Pros and Cons(?)
Hi. Like the title, what are some pros and cons to applying early to university (more interested in the cons btw). I am moving onto grade 12 this september, and I have finished grade 11 with an average of 95%. Also, how does this early acceptance thing workanyways?
I am going to apply to U of T, UBC, SFU and McGil, to the Humanities department. 
So far, the only pros I see is that you get the application process over with quickly without having to carry that anxiety for months until the proper deadline- that is if you get accepted of course. 
Thanks for your help! 
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Culinary Pathway Path
I want to be a chef but I don't know where to start from. I was thinking of a four year plan at George Brown College and then get an internship at restaurant then go to culinary school. But my parents don't except this path. They believe that I will become a good engineer.
To those starting grade 12...
I've been waiting to graduate for so long because I hate my high school, but as the days have passed ive noticed that im becoming more nervous for this year. Do any of you feel this anxiety building up? How are you coping with it?
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Applying for University
I'm going to grade 12 this year and don't know what to do with my schedule. I want to go into sciences/med and I'm not sure if I should have biology first semester or second. Is it better to submit the final mark or the midterm mark? Right now, I had biology 2nd semester, but I knew I was going to have this crazy hard teacher I had last year who will barely let me get 85% so I switched it to first semester. Now I'm just worried the exam will hurt me. Did I make the right choice? Should important marks be midterm or final?
If I want to attend Winter Session Can I Do a Victory Lap?
If I want to attend Winter Session Can I Do a Victory Lap?

My school is semestered.

September - February 

February - June

I am not sure if I want to as I would have to have to wait until next September.
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Taking spares in grade 12
We received timetables from our school, and I was considering whether or not i should drop 2 courses for spares.
My schedule is:
English, adv functions, law, chem
Physics, accounting, calc, french
is it wise to drop law and accounting? I will definitely drop law but is accounting worth taking or not?
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Could I still get into Sciences/Education?
Just got my English 12 mark (BC) and overall it is 77. In class 81 and provincial 72. 
My advantages are science/math courses (since I moved from an international school from Shanghai) Looking at a 92-96 average between Bio Chem Physics and Math.
Other pluses
Currently I am working at Richmond Night Market.
Also I am a volunteer captain in community centre with +200 hours .
Baseball player but not the best so would not be able to make the university team.
Will be hosting a small club in school. 
The disadvantage is my English mark from above. Also I do not play any music instruments. 

I would like to go to UBC or U of T. But would be fine with any good universities in Canada.
Notebooks vs Loose leaf
Hey, so schools about to start soon and I was wondering if I should buy a bunch of loose leaf paper for taking notes or buy  200 page notebooks for each course. What's your take?
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