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I am currently in grade 11 and am thinking about going into a university commerce program, I don’t have the greatest marks so I am wondering if I have a possibility of getting accepted to UVic or Ryerson with marks such as these or would I have to improve my marks.
**ps. if you guys know any good commerce programs, any suggestions on how to prepare or things that look good on applications please comment!
Hello, I am an IB high school student with predicted grades of 33-34. I have applied for Computer Science in U of T, Alberta, Calgary, Waterloo and SFU. As there aren't any additional portfolio requirements for comp science, what do you think are my chances of getting in these universities with 33-34 predicted grades? I know for a fact that Waterloo's AIF form plays a major role in the admission process. I also submitted my application for comp science just recently. Does this decrease my chance of getting admitted because there are rolling admissions? I was thinking of applying to the University of Guelph as well. How is the university and the program? Should I apply to Guelph as a backup option? Also, any tips?
the self reporting portal opened yesterday and I tried to log in to see it but everytime i try to self report it keeps saying "You may only self report your grades if you are currently attending a BC secondary school. For current Ontario secondary school applicants, we will receive your grades from OUAC. If you are attending a secondary school outside BC or ON, you must submit" i am a current bc student so i am just wondering if this has happened to anyone else?
I'm currently considering OCAD and Emily Carr for their graphic design program, however I've read TONS of bad comments on the two schools on http://Ratemyprofessor.com... are they really that bad??? I recently found out that the University of Alberta also has a communication design program (basically the same as graphic design), does anyone know anything about it???
SFU has an interactive arts and technology program, but I don't know how relevant it is to design? I'm also looking for other universities (besides art school) that offer graphic design or anything related to it, thanks!!! (I'm not considering any visual art major, and Ryerson's program is more on the printing business side)
My grade 11 average was 86.2% (I know it's pretty low) but my grade 12 average this semester is at a 92.25%. What are my chances of getting in as I am extremely worried about UBC, Queens and Alberta. My extracurriculars include:
- swim team (8years)
- community youth council
- swim instructor + lifeguard
- teaching children with special needs how to swim
Hello! I am currently a grade 11 student in BC. After I graduate highschool, I plan on going to University to study Criminology or Criminal Justice. The schools I'm hoping to get into are SFU, or York as they both and programs in that field of study. My current grades are:
Math - 76%
Social Studies - 81%
English - 79%
Physics and Chemistry - 70%
My overall average is about 80%. Do I have a good shot at getting into these schools? If not which schools should be able to accept me with these types of grades?
So im a gr11 student currently taking pre calc 11 this semester and not doing too well. I was planning on taking pre calc 12 next semester that way if i do poorly i could redo in the summer but my councellor pulled a 360 on me and was like "ummm,,,,,no" so now im shitting bricks and i dont know what to do because math is screwing me over.
PS. I want to go to UBC for science so math is like hella important.
I am in bio 11 online right now and I am finding it very difficult. No matter how many hours I spend studying, my average still remains in the 86-89 range. I find that my teacher's tests have questions that ask about things in great detail, have tricky wording, and he also puts things that are not in the textbook provided. I have borrowed another biology textbook from the library but my scores on the tests are still the same. I usually get above 90 for my other subjects so I don't know if I'm just bad at bio or if my teacher is making his tests more difficult than they should be. For those of you that have taken or are in bio right now, what was/is the level of difficulty of your tests/quizzes? And what was/is your average in bio?
Hey guys im applying to SFU soon and i have a couple of questions!
First of all, my average across all my grades is 84% due to my ability in Math.
1. Can I get in with an 84% average?
2. If I apply to arts my average would be 92% because I wouldn't have to use math, is there an option to use different courses for applying to my second option - Social Sciences.(Bio,Geo,Philo,English) we'll still having my first option as Beedie with (Math,English,Bio,Geo).
I'm applying to UofT (Scarborough and St. George), UOttawa, Queens and Macmaster and SFU. I wanted to know more about the schools from a student standpoint. What are the residences like? The student life/support? The profs? Also, the opportunities and CO-OP's provided?
I hope to major in international development with a minor in French and was wondering what each school can provide in terms of this major or if there are any current students/alumni who have done similar programs.
this website has helped me a lot during my university processes. I would like to help future university applicants as well so I decided to make this discussion for any of you who have questions. I live in B.C and I applied to both SFU and UBC only (got into both universities). I am currently a health science student at SFU! I'm not sure about the application process for the eastern side, but if you have questions about the two universities, I would gladly help. I will try my best to answer all of the questions.
Hi everyone! I will be going into my first year at UBC Sauder School of Business. Throughout the past year in grade 12, I was constantly on yconic seeking answers to the questions I had, and looking at additional useful information on various yconic threads. Now, I want to give back to incoming grade 12's and answer any questions that you have related to the application process to business schools in Canada. I'll try my best to answer all of you :)
In addition to Sauder, I was also accepted to Queen's Commerce, Western Ivey, UofT Rotman and SFU Beedie.
hi i am in grade 12 and i will be applying to UBC Sauder school of business and arts. here are my grades so far. some courses are still in progress and some are completed. i will be taking chemistry 12 and calculus 12 next year because i go to semester school.
english 12: 86% (in progress)
pre-cal 12: 96% (completed)
mandarin 12: 98% (completed
economics 12: 92% (in progress)
chemistry 12: will start in Jan. Pretty sure can pull off at least 90%, got 93% in chem 11
I need someone’s help deciding whether or not using the pronoun “I” is appropriate in answering short essays questions on the university applications. If you could help answer this, it would be very much appreciated. Thank you!