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Waterloo, Guelph or McMaster
Im applying to university soon and I’m trying to decide which university is better for Econ. I know that other schools are a lot better for Econ but these schools are the closest to me. What are some pros and cons of each of their programs?  I also want to minor in math
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Opinions: weak student at strong school VS strong student at weak school
Who would ultimately be more successful: 
A low-ranking student at a top-tier school (ex. Queens, Schulich, Ivey)


A strong student at a mid-tier school (ex. DeGroote, Telfer, Ted Rogers)

I'm applying soon and I'm just thinking - I'm someone who prioritizes social life and academics equally. If I go to a top-tier business school, I definitely will not be one of the leading students academically whereas I would stand out far more at a mid-tier school. I know business is about connections relative to area and I honestly feel I will stand out far more at a school that is not filled with overachievers. 
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Transfer into Computer Science
Hi -- I'm a first year at #Waterloo and realize I made a big mistake.  I could have gotten into pretty much any program from high school because I had great grades.  For ex, I made it into Eng Sci at U of T.  I picked #Math Co-op at Loo and regret it big time. I find I hate my math classes but love my computer sci class.   I really want to transfer into #Computer Science or Engineering now.  The problem is, my first term marks SUCK!  Is it impossible to transfer into Comp Sci at Waterloo?  How about U of T?  How about engineering? Thanks for any and all advice!
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Ryserson University Creative Industries
I am very interested in the Creative Industries program at Ryerson. I'm wondering what last year average was for enrollment and if I have a chance to get in. I was told that I apply with my best 3 marks as well as my English mark. This gave me a 94.5 %, I'm wondering if that would be sufficient to get into the program.
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Bad grade 11 marks, good grade 12, still get in?
Okay so basically all of my life I've done good in school (80 averages) up until grade 11 last year. I had a rough year, personal stuff etc. My average was 53% and I failed 2 classes- physics and accounting. I have enough credits to graduate and everything, but will that affect acceptances? 
Disclaimer: I am completely capable of doing well in school and succeeding in university, I just had an extremely rough year.

This year I have a 92% average:
Law- 84%
World Cultures- 98%
Challenge & Change- 96%
(Midterm marks)
And in the summer I did grade 12 English and got a 90%.

I know they look at grade 11 marks for early acceptances and whatever but am I completely screwed? Like will they not accept me with a 90% grade 12 average and bad grade 11 marks? (I anticipate a 90% average the rest of this year)

I plan on applying to (all to major in psychology) :
Queens- Arts
Western- Social Science
Western- Media, Information, and Technology Studies
McMaster- Social Science
Laurier- Psychology

Or should I completely change everything and apply to Mac, Laurier, Guelph, and Brock/Trent? SOS
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TDSB transcripts
I was in a TDSB school last year and I got into uoit (engineering - Automotive) accepted their offer and I went there and I really hated it so it withdrawed from my program so I can get my money back. So now I'm in a TDSB night school so I could improve one of my mark and get in to York or Ryerson electrical engineering, So Im filling the ouac105 application form and and I don't know if i should choose my last year's TDSB day school to send my transcript to York and Ryerson since the night school guidance said that they will not send my mark to ouac and that I have to do it my self and I don't know to do that so someone please help me on how my current night school willl get to the university above. Please and thank you.
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AMA: Brock BAcc Graduate, Carleton MAcc Graduate, Big 4 Employee
My name is Neal, and I graduated from Brock's Bachelor of Accounting Co-op program in 2016 and Carleton's Master of Accounting program in 2017. I was a yconic Student Ambassador for 2016-17. Although I work full-time at PwC now, I'm still around answering questions about accounting as a career and universities. 

My co-op work experience includes:
-Corporate Accounting, Henkel (Germany)
-Assurance and Tax, Collins Barrow
-Risk Assurance, Ernst and Young

I currently work at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Assurance. . 

A snapshot of my time at Brock:  
-Served as an executive for several clubs  
-Participated in numerous internal/external case competitions and conferences  
-Served as a Tutorial Leader for Brock's first-year Macroeconomics course  
-Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma (the top 10% of Goodman get invited)  
-Did co-ops and internships with 3 different companies in corporate accounting, assurance, tax and risk assurance located in Germany and Canada  
-Participated in a short-term exchange to France  
-Volunteered for the business school's Career Services office, where I critiqued students' resumes  
-Lived in residence (first-year) and off campus

A snapshot of my time at Carleton:  
-President of the Sprott MAcc Society  

Feel free to ask me questions below! Or you can add me on LinkedIn if you'd like to send a private message (https://www.linkedin.com/in/nsengupta).
Loran Interviews 2017/2018
Hey guys,

This discussion is for those awaiting emails for sponsored (or direct) applicants that are waiting for their regional interview! 
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What are some easy grade 12 courses that will boost your average
I took Grade 12 University english,religion and data I need a few more course and I want them to be easy so it can boost my average.
Midterm Marks
Does anyone know whether universities get to see our midterm mark for advanced functions? My teacher said the only get the final but i doubt that? 

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Chancellor Nominee
Hey Guys! 

My school just announced that they will be choosing one student for the chancellors nominee. The application is due in a couple days.....is it worth it if I want to get into Queens commerce? Does it increase chances for acceptance? 
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First year bio and chem courses AMA
So I've just finished my midterms for bio and chem. In high school, there was a lot of speculation in terms of how hard it was or how big the jump was from high school to university. Feel free to AMA about...

-Class Averages 
-Study habits, 

*I got to Western. 
SHAD 2018
Hey guysss! I'm currently working on my SHAD application for 2018! Any of you doing the same? We can chat here :^D
My chances
Hey guys I just wanted to know your perspective on my chances of getting into top tier business schools such as ivey, queens, and schulich? 

Adv functions: 97
Economics: 97
Biology: 90
Chemistry: 92
Calculus: 91 
Overall average: 93.6 

My EC's aren't that great in my opinion. I have a job at shoppers drug mart and have been an employee for the past three months. I am one of the leaders on my basketball team, I coached kids soccer in the summer (60 hours), debate team and I'm on TAG (a charity club). 

Still no OUAC pins...
My school still hasn't gotten our OUAC pins - a little annoying since I'm trying to make the Dec 1 first round deadline for a lot of schools.

Anyone else not have their pins yet? I think a lot of us get them on the 23. How are you coping with impatience? lol
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Best university for getting into med school/a high GPA?
Hi, I'm a grade 12 student and I'm trying to decide on a good university program and school for getting into med school. I heard that universities like U of T and McGill make it difficult to get a high GPA as it is really competitive. I am interested in McGill, McMaster, U Of Waterloo & U of Ottawa. Where do you think is the best university for keeping up a high GPA and getting into med school? And are there any programs similar to McMaster's health science?
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Waterloo AFM
I don't know much about the program so far but I am interested in the program. My current grades are-

Advanced Functions: 96
Data Management: 93
English: 83

Projected Marks for next semester-

Calculus and Vectors: 92
Accounting: 93
Business Leadership: 94
IDC4U: 92

EC's: Captain of school basketball team, Volunteer at local temple often, Work at a construction company at times, Member of events committee at school, member of student council at school, Attended Ontario Student Leadership Conference at Niagara Falls in grade 11.

What are my chances of getting into the program, and if it is not likely that I will get in, what can I improve?? Thank You in advance!!
UofT Life Science
I was wondering if the life science program at University of Toronto (Scarborough campus) looks at you overall grade 12 average or the individual marks. And, do they take into account your semester 1 midterms?
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Medicine from smaller schools
Do you guys know anyone that graduated from a smaller school, like lakehead and nippissing, and went on to get accepted into Canadian unis? I've always wanted to know the truth because everytime i ask someone they say it's impossible
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Double Degree: Co-op Management & Finance (BBA) and Statistics – Quantitative Finance (BSc)
I haven't seen this course before, and there is next to no info about it on the internet. Does anyone know what it is and what it is about and how will it compare to other big business schools like Rotman, Schulich, Waterloo AFM'

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University of Alberta!
I just applied here with an 80% average to biological sciences!! Do you think I could get accepted? My second choice is phycology, as well!
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Specific Scholarship
Just looking for some specific scholarships.  If anyone knows of any scholarships that its conditions would be to wright an essay or thesis on a topic that isn't goofy, for example, wright a 800-2000 word essay on funny moments in your high school life.  Rather a more serious or pressing topic whether it be a personal question or not, videlicet, are humans better at creation or destruction, or on the more personal side: What does honor mean to you? How important is it to you?  Things like the examples i've mentioned would be most appreciated.
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What math should I take in grade 12 to get into university for nursing??!!!
Hi, I'm a grade 11 student and my goal is to go to university for nursing. My dream university for nursing is Ryerson University but I also find York University's and McMaster's nursing programs interesting. My question is does it matter what math you take for any of the schools that i've listed (Advanced functions, Calculus or Data Management)?? Also, do you guys think it's a good idea if I take grade 12 U English in summer school so then i get a spare or should i just suck it up and take it during the school year?? If you guys don't mind, please answer at you're earliest convenience :)