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Admissions and Ryerson Medical Physics vs Mcmasters Medical Radiation sciences
Hey guys,
I have recently applied for the medical radiation sciences at mcmasters university and was just wondering how they choose acceptance. At the time of applying my average was in the admission range and unfortunately at the end of the semester it went below. Currently I have 5 U courses with an 82% where my prerequisites are; English (90%), , Advanced Functions (80%), Chemistry (68%). I am taking calculus, physics and biology right now. I was wondering if i can still get accepted into mcmasters with my low chemistry mark. 
Also, I have already gotten into Ryersons Medical Physics, is it similar to the medical radiation at mcmasters.

Thank you
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Ryerson BBA vs Laurier BBA
Hi guys, I'm an international student who just got offers from both schools (Ryerson BBA and Laurier BBA). Well, I have read some discussions about these topics already but some of them are too old and possibly not relevant to present day anymore. So I hope you guys can give me some of your opinions about these 2 progs. Thanks
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High School Class of 2018 Offers of Admission
Now that school's back in full force and university applications are open, I thought I'd make this application thread so that people can see when people get accepted, where they applied, their averages, etc.

In your post, please include the following:
- Program and post-secondary institution
- Date of application
- Date of offer
- Admission average (Grade 11, Grade 12 first semester- basically whatever was used in determining admission qualifications)
- Province you're applying from
- Any other information you'd like to add

Good luck everyone!!
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Will I get into McGill?
Applying to McGill Materials Eng - What courses do they use to calculate top 6 average? (from Ontario)

Grade 12 Marks
English 90% (Midterm)
Physics 88% (Midterm)
Chemistry 87% (Final)
Data 92% (Final)
International Business 98% (Midterm)
Business Leadership 98% (Midterm)
French 91% (Midterm)
Advanced Functions 85% (Final)
Calculus 94% right now but won't be on OUAC till March/April
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Can I just quit now?
Hi, I'm a Ryerson first year and I want to switch to Business. And yeah, I only have two months of school left but I applied to business and I just want to work until next school year. But if I just disappear now from school, I would fail. And I heard if I drop out, I have to pay back OSAP all the money, even the grant. I don't really care if I fail this course but I don't want it to look bad under my name when I get into business - hoping anyways. 
I really need some advice on what to do. 
Thanks to anyone that responds! 
Nursing Hopefuls for 2018!!
There has been posts like these in the past years, so I decided to make one for 2018 applicants!

You can share...
1) What school(s) you`re applying to?
2) What other programs are you applying to as a backup?
3) What overall average are you aiming for at the end of the year?
4) For current/past nursing students, what is your advice for anyone applying for nursing programs this year?

I am applying to Western, McMaster, Brock, Ottawa and some collabs!
Hoping for a 90 average this year.
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Addmissions help! Freaking out...
Hey everyone! I've just been freaking out a bit recently about getting accepted to a university. I've applied to western, laurier, and uOttawa for buisness/management. uOttawa is my first and I'm also in a victory lap right now.

My grades are:
Communications tech 98%
English 80%
Biology 85%
Religion 85%
Advanced functions 73%
Management 90%
I'm taking economics and calc and Vectors right now and econ is going great and calc is looking like 70-75 

I know my advanced functions mark isnt stellar but it is what it is and I just want some thoughts on if I'll get in or not. My average is an 85. And I don't want to see comments like "uOttawa sucks western is the best school ever but you won't ever get in because your marks suck" because I see those on literally every other post on this site. Just your opinion would be appreciated and I could really use some help here. Thanks! :)
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Western Acceptances?
Hey would anyone know if western's admissions are closed until april or will they continue to give out offers this week? Applied to western med sci and my average is around 94.
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Faculty of Engineering Entrance Scholarships Application Form
How long are everyone's responses to the leadership questions on the application?
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SFU Self-Reported Grades.
I self reported my grades, SFU came to our school and told us to self report our grade 11 marks in for Grade 12 if we didn't have our grade 12 marks yet. I applied for Computing Science and admission average is usually around 86%.

89% Math
88% English
93% Geography
77 % Physics

That's an 86% average and I've still received no response, and it's been a couple of weeks. Is that too low? 
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Official SHAD 2018 Thread!
Hey guysss! I'm currently working on my SHAD application for 2018! Any of you doing the same? We can chat here :^D

Rip Gerald 2017-2018. You were a great companion and most of all, friend.
Computer Science Thread
Starting a mega thread for computer science applicants/acceptances for 2018! 
Please list the following in the thread: 

1. School Applied/Accepted to
2. CS Program accepted in 
3. Average Marks (11 and 12) 
4. Date of Application and Acceptance




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My Scholarship Tips
Hey guys, I’ve been spending a lot of time lately doing research on the best way to find and apply to scholarships. Thought I’d share my findings :)   

Where to look:        
     1. Scholarship Websites:
               - https://scholartree.ca (I really like this one)
               - https://yconic.com/money-for-school (of course :) )               
               - http://scholarshipscanada.com (lots of scholarships, but kinda hard to use)       
     
     2. Guidance counsellors. Ask them about any local scholarships available.       

     3. Parent’s workplace. Your parent’s company might offer a scholarship, and if they do it’s likely that they don’t get many applications.  Also a good idea to ask your parents to ask their friends if their company provides a scholarship.    

     4. Financial Aid website for schools that you’re interested in. Should be able to find it easily with Google.   

Application tips:      
     - Even if you don’t think you 100% qualify, still apply. Apparently a lot of scholarships don’t get a lot of applications so you still might have a good chance at winning!
     - Make a calendar of application deadlines and plan which ones you'll apply to that way you don't miss any. I used Google calendar so I could set reminders.
Any BMOS Acceptances?
Hi everyone,

Western sent out a wave of acceptances earlier this morning and I was one of the applicants to receive my BMOS offer. I don't mean to discourage or call out anyone, but if anyone did (or did not) get accepted, what was your average?

I just want to get a sense of the competition for this year's Western programs... I hope there's nothing wrong with that :-)

FYI, I got accepted into BMOS with approx. 92-93 avg
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Health Science/Life Science required courses and benefits for med school
HI! I am currently in grade 12 and have applied to McMaster Life science, McMaster Health science, Mcgill life science, Western health science, and UTM life science. I have some questions about the programs.

For Health Science they require a non-technological, non-math, and non-science course for one category. I was wondering if computer science (ICS 4U) counts as a technological course or if it's in a separate category since tech courses usually start with a T like TIJ1O 

If I use Comp Sci as that course I can have an average of about 91.5% 
If I cannot use it as that course I would have an average of about 90.89%

Also, once you get into life science, I have heard that the amount of students who get into med school is low. I was wondering which universities and programs would help prepare me for medical school the most while allowing me to achieve a high GPA.

Thank you!
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Can I change the campus after I already applied? UBC
I originally applied to UBCO for my first choice being in the sciences and my second choice being in the arts. I’m wondering if I can change my first choice to the Vancouver Campus? And my second choice changed to the science in the Okanagan campus? I’m from Alberta and have an 84% average (with the 4% boost). I’m also an aboriginal student. My application says it’s ready to be evaluated, as well.
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McMaster Business 1 acceptance 2018
Haven't seen any Mac business threads so heres one! Post your average and date of acceptance.

Gr.12 marks

Adv Func. 93%
Data. 99%
Drama. 90%
Law. 94%
English. 95% 

Gr12. average was 94.2% and grade 11 was 93%

Goodluck to everyone!
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AMA 4th Year Queen's Commerce/Computer Science Dual Degree Student
Hi everyone,

It's been a long time since I've been active on this forum! The last time was when I was in Grade 12 applying to uni. I found the advice and info on here really useful, so just wanted to give back with an AMA now that I'm nearing graduation.

A little background on me: I'm doing a dual degree in Commerce/CS which I've somehow managed to cram into 4 years (it was very painful, do not recommend). I'm going to be working in finance after graduation (signed back with firm I interned with in third year summer). I can answer questions about Queen's life, clubs, the dual degree, or whatever else you think might be relevant.

P.S. A little shameless promotion for my blog post on why you all should consider doing a dual degree: https://canadianuniguide.wordpress.com/2017/11/01/3-reasons-why-you-should-consider-a-dual-degree/
Urban Planning Acceptances 2018
Has anyone been accepted yet? Seems like Ryerson has sent some early acceptances but no word from Waterloo. If you have, what were your marks/average? Also, if your waiting, what marks/average do you have?
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lgbt life on campus
Hey everyone. Got rejected from UofT, which was my dream school, no idea why because my grades are genuinely near perfect :( 
I am most likely going to be attending UBC, although I'm still waiting to hear from mcgill. I think a big part of my wanting to go to toronto was how 'at home' i felt as an lgbt person both in the city and when i visited campus. 
whats life like for lgbt people at both mcgill and ubc? From what i can gather Mcgill is more open and has more lgbt societies and is montreal more accepting/open than vancouver? Haven't heard great things about the one pride group i can find in ubc. 
thanks
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UBC Early Admission Offers - 2018
Hi everyone! I understand that UBC begins sending out early admission offers in late December all the way until February 15th, so has anybody been accepted already? If so, I'd love to know:

-date you were accepted
-faculty to which you applied
-grade average

Thank you!
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NURSING: Ryerson main site or Geroge Brown College?
hey guys!! I have been accepted to both Ryerson and the George Brown collab for nursing and I am having a tough time deciding between the two. If anyone has any insight to share it would be greatly appreciated!!!