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University of Alberta Admission
Hey guys! I'm a grade 11 student wanting to use my grade 11 marks to apply early at the U of A next year. What marks/average would be acceptable if I were to apply to a science program like biology?

Thanks :)
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University of Toronto or University of Alberta for undergraduate degree in Pharmacology?
Hey guys, I've just been accepted to the U of A for Pharmacology and the U of T for Pharmacology/Biomedical Toxicology. I would highly appreciate some insight as to which school is the better choice, all things considered. 

Here is some information about my situation:
 - I reside in the same city as the U of A 
- I have relatively good grades (92% admissions average) 
- Money isn't a serious issue, but I am not wealthy 
- I will be 17 when I start post secondary in the fall 
- I've never lived on my own but I think I can manage 

 What are your thoughts?
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**HELP** What are my chances?
I think i kinda screwed myself over by not trying hard enough.. anyway, below are my marks and the schools I applied. ANY advice/info would be HIGHLY appreciated.   

English 12; 94
Pre Calc 12; 89
Chem 12; 92
Physics; 86
Social Justice; 96 
...I'm debating whether or not to take another science course and/or calculus.... 
I applied to:
UBC (Van)
... and a few safeties... 

Please just give it to me STRAIGHT UP. Merci Beaucoup
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University Application
Hi guys,
I'm an international student, I'm very new to Canada, but now I'm in grade 12 so I have many questions about http://University.To be specific, I'm interested in Pharmacy, my English grade is high B, and all others course range from low A to high A.(86%-96%)Can you guys help me please? 
List of my question:
1)I think about 3 options: UAlb, Waterloo and UofT and I choose Faculty of Science for the first 2-year to complete prerequisite courses(General Science degree in UAlb, and Life Science in Waterloo, UofT). Will I have completed all prerequisite courses for Pharmacy in 2 years if I choose these programs?
2) Will my highschool average GPA meet the requirement  in those 3 uni? ( I did find that my highschool average GPA will be highher than  that in the requirement, but some of my teachers said that I had to have 95%(high A) to get admitted)
3) In which 3 of those uni, will it be easier to get high GPA in first 2 years uni study for Pharmacy?
4) What universities should I apply( my dream is Pharmacy) if those 3 uni mentioned above are too difficult
5) Do I need to write my personal profile for the application?
6) I didn't volunteer much, is it disadvantageous for my profile?
I am so anxious. I am applying as 105D applicant and really want to know when I'll find out if I'm accepted to schools. Does anyone know when 105D applicants start receiving acceptances for Waterloo, Toronto, McGill, Western, Alberta, and basically any school you can think of in ontario?? Thanks
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2018/2019 University Admissions
Hi everyone!

Just wanted to start this new thread for current grade 12, senior students applying to universities this fall. I myself will be applying, and I think this is a great way to help each other out.  

Feel free to post:
Any Questions
Universities applied to
If you've been given offers yet
Grade 12 current average right now
Favorite Universities

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University of British Columbia or University of Alberta?
I’m applying to both and got accepted at UofA so far. I’m applying to the Okanagan campus. I got accepted to Bachelor of Arts at UofA and am applying for Bachelor of Science at UBCO. Im not quite sure what university would be the best to choose, assuming I get accepted to UBCO. Any input would be great thanks! I’m also living on residence for both!
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Can I Get In!?
Here's some information and I'd love some opinions on whether I could get into the following schools for BA (either PoliSci or International Studies depending on the school).

Schools I'm applying to:
UofAlberta, UBC, McGill, UofT, Queen's, Waterloo, UVic, Dalhousie

Grade 11 Average - 92.6%
Grade 12 courses taken:
Law - 96%
Earth & Space - 90%

My current very preliminary sem. 1 looks like:
English - 92%
Chem - 85%
Business Leadership - 95 %
(91%ish average so far)

I'm in my second year as Student Senator of the school and second year as one of two student trustees in my school board, I volunteer with heart & stroke and cancer society, I've done six years of work with Me to We, I lead the Gender/Sexuality Alliance within my school... etc.

What do you think my chances of getting to those schools are? Scholarship possibilities? Thanks! 

PS no "trolls" please
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Program decision help?!
I can’t decide which program I would like to complete in University. I want to get a bachelor in science in either phycology or biochemistry. I want to do dentistry or optometry after undergraduate. Which would be beneficial to me? I can’t decide and I really like them both! Thank you!
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Facebook Group for prospective and accepted Students of 2018 application cycle
Hello, We have created a facebook group for prospective and accepted students looking to join university of Alberta in 2018 fall/winter.We already have over 50 members.This group's purpose is basically to share information,socialize and most importantly to meet new people and make friends before the start of the Uni.We also plan to - 1)create a facebook group chat for incoming students 2) And hold weekly group of 5 video call introduction and meeting event before the start of the uni. Here's the link -

First Year Student- Ask me Anything about University Admissions in Canada
Places I applied: 

Got accepted to all of them. Shoot me your questions regarding the application process to the following universities and I'll do my best to answer them for you. If you're a troll, dont even bother wasting your time on here. I didn't have very much guidance when I was applying last year, so I hope that I can provide some guidance to the students applying this year. I know it is quite an overwhelming process, not knowing which universities you will be able to gain admission into, but I can provide you with some general idea of what grades/extracurriculars you would need for the following universities from my own experience. 
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University life?
Hey guys, so I decided to start a discussion about the following universities or any you may want to discuss regarding the overall university life: campus life, academics, clubs, sports, atmosphere, experiences, profs, food, party school type, nearby places located by campus. Basically, how you find the university you may be attending or if you are a transfer and what you liked and disliked.

Thank you!
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Chances of getting into sciences?

I'm a grade 11 student in AB, with marks as follows:
Math 30- 90
Bio 20- 91
Chem 20 - 93
Physics 20- 90
Science 20- 95
LA 20 - 80(!)

I have pretty good ECs(e.g. leadership position and working with customers, along with many of years of club soccer, and football.)

I'm interesting in a bio major, and with particular interest in human physiology and sports I was also thinking of a physiology degree.

What are the chances of me getting into the UBC or UofA woth my marks? 
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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Will I get accepted to the UofA?
I’m applying to the UofA and am applying to the falculty of science; chemistry. I have an 80% average as well.
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Alberta Universities
So I’ve applied to two universities thus far but I’m scared my grade won’t cut it as I’m in Alberta and they tell you what courses they want. Anyhow my chem bio math and social grade are all between 80 and 85 this is grade 11 btw but my English is at 67. Will that bring me down? I’m planning nursing/chemistry
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hey guys, i just want your opinions on what you think of doing nursing for undergrad and then moving onto med school? is it a good choice? thanks!!!!
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Undergraduate Program For Optometry

I'm in grade 12 right now and looking into going into optometry.

For my undergraduate program, I was planning to obtain either a:
-BSc Honours in Biochemistry or BSc in Biological Sciences at UofC  
-Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology at UBC  
-BSc with specialization in Biochemistry or BSc Honours in Biochemistry at UofA

Do these programs satisfy the required optometry prerequisites, especially at the University of Waterloo?

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