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When looking at grade 11 marks for early admission, which marks do universities look at? For example, if I want to apply to the health science program, and I need ENG4U, SBI4U, SCH4U, MHF4U, and 2 more U/M courses, will they look at my grade 11 equivalent of those courses (SBI3U, SCH3U, etc...) and only take the those 6 grade 11 marks, or will they just look at my grade 11 average in total (ie. all of my courses regardless of whether they are the 4U prerequisites, or my top 7 marks, etc,)? Any insight into this would be really helpful as I’ve tried searching this online and not much as actually come up . thank you!
Hi! My course selections are coming up and I'm considering taking the full IB diploma. I'm planning to take IB Chem SL and Bio HL for my sciences. However, most universities like UBC require physics 11 for their science programs. Since taking physics HL might kill me, should I take it in summer school or online? Or would it be better to take bio 11 in summer school?
I've gotten early acceptance but it is to my last choice school...
I was thinking of doing grade 13 to upgrade two courses, in order to get into a university I'm excited about.
1. How does Western, Queens, McMaster, and UofT (engineering) look at grade 13 applicants? Are they accepted, and if so are they given less priority than a grade 12? I believe Queens doesn't accept grade 13's.
2. How do scholarships work? Will I just be viewed as a grade 12 student, or will they not allow me as a grade 13?
Hello everybody, I'm currently in Grade 11 and I would like to withdraw from Grade 12 Kinesiology. I have already completed 28 credits (as of February 2019) so I only need 2 more credits to graduate from high school. I'm not planning to graduate early, that's why I wanted to take Kinesiology this coming September during my last year of high school. My other courses for this semester are Co-op (2 credits) and Grade 11 Geography (1 credit), which totals to 3 credits this semester without Kinesiology. I am also taking Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors at a night school so technically, I will still have 4 credits altogether without Kinesiology.
Do you think it is possible to withdraw from Grade 12 Kinesiology? Do you think the guidance counselors will accept my decision?
I'm looking for undergrad programs that would be great for medical school. I've heard that health sciences at McMaster is a good option and I think I've heard about a program at western (not sure which though).
For the Schulich leader scholarship application we need at least one reference to be from a school staff member. Should it be from any teacher or a science/math teacher who can comment on my academics? I got it from a teacher who can talk about my leadership but now I am wondering if the reference had to be more about the type of student I am.
AVRG 85.5, Im anticipating to work even harder next sem and bring my avrg to the 87-89 range
Im applying to Ryerson, Rotman, UTM, UTSC BBA COOP, York (not schlich), and Degroote. What are my chances at these business schools? Im so worried, as I have been putting a 100 percent everyday.
Thanks for your time.
I was recently nominated to apply for this award and I have done research for the past two years. However they say they don't want students planning to go into medicine but the research I did was medical related. Should I include it or leave it out if it might decrease my chances of getting the award? I am unsure since some the past winners participated in HYRS or things like that but I just want to be sure that it including my research will not effect me negatively
Hi I am a canadian high school student, I want to know that if I want to get admission in univirsities like uoft do I need anything else other than good grades, community involvment or anything else. Please answer this in detail.
hey i wanted to know if its a bad or good idea to do 12U Bio online. so im curently taking bio right now and i have a 70 which is really bad to go into the the exam with. i want to bring it up so i decided to retake bio and my school has an option to do it online or in a regular classroom will it be looked down upon by universities if i took it online as opposed to in a class. i dont slack off its just i had an emergency happen and i had to travel to family in the uk for a month and it brought mY MARK down. im really good at bio and i enjoy it so i dont mind retaking it.
If a student were to apply for a certain program where MCV4U(Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors) is a prerequisite, but can't submit it since the student has it in second semester, would the student get automatically rejected? If the university would not reject and would wait until the student submits a grade for that course, would it be included as a top 6 or would it be some kind of conditional offer where the university would ask to reach a certain %?
Sorry if my questions are incomprehensible/dumb, I will try to fix them if so. Still, much thanks in advance.
Hello, I'm just wondering if I were to not have a course that is a pre-requisite for a certain program, am I unable to apply for that program, or will universities just ask me to meet a certain grade once I actually complete that course?