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I didn't do well in grade 12 english and got a 66. I want to apply for computer science and they require a minimum average of 70% in MCV4U and MHF4U, here are my marks so far:
FSF4U (gr 12 french): 65%
SPH4U (physics): 75%
ICS4U (comp sci): 92%
My average for all my courses is 79%, and my average for my 3 prerequisites (advanced func, calculus and english) is 81%.
I meet the requirments, but I've been told that they wont accept any marks below 70% (ive got 60s in french and english), so what are my chances of getting accepted to uottawa comp sci?
So I applied to Queens, Guelph, Ottawa, and Western for Computer Science. I did pretty bad in grade 11 so I am going for early acceptance. This semester I am taking physics, earth and space science, and personal fitness. Next semester I have 5 courses: Calculus (night school), English, Online Challenge and Change, Food and Nutrition, Fitness Leadership.
- Earth and Space: 95
- Physics: 60
-Personal Fitness: 93
So the thing is, after second semester mid terms, physics would not be in my top 6, so will universities care about my physics mark? As during 1st round of acceptances, universities will only see my bad physics mark, and my SES mark. If I get 90's (Which I Will) next semester, do I have anything to worry about? In addition, I have not completed my volunteer hours yet, does it matter when I complete them or as long as I complete them by the end of the year?
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PLEASE READ! Long distance relationships are not what they are portrayed to be. They are not as hard, emotionally draining, or as impossible as people assume. Right now, I am living 3 hours away from my boyfriend (who plays a varsity sport). We see each other once or twice a month. We are both happy, both with room to live our own lives but always being able to catch up at the end of the night. We still love each other, nobody has been unfaithful, and it is relatively easy. The time we spend together is always quality time, and I do not regret staying with him.If you love someone and think you they could be the person for you, go for it. The worst that could happen is that it doesn't work out and you part ways. It is entirely possible, do not give up just because of what you THINK might happen.
Pros of a long distance relationship...
1. The time you spend together is really exciting and precious
2. You have the freedom to be yourself and make friends on your own terms
3. You always have lots to talk about with your S/O because you're apart during the day
4. It tests whether the relationship is really worth it
5. Meeting their new friends means more friends for you!
6. Sex/physical intimacy is so much better when you've been waiting for it
7. It will show you how much your partner really values you
8. You don't need to pick between your friends and partner during the week
9. It helps keep you focused
I hope that this helped anyone that needed to hear it.
Grade 11 was by far my worst year academically and that's due to laziness (i will admit) and some personal issues, but I want to apply for university and go away. I had a 60% averagein grade 11.
My grades in grade 11 were:
World Religions • 63%
(the class i couldn't drop and did nothing in)
American History • 70%
(the class i was told wasn't available despite the fact that there were 2 classes for this course with 15 people each...)
Hospitality and Tourism • 57%
My top schools (in order) are Carleton, U Ottawa, Laurier and I was thinking of either going in undeclared or straight into either sociology or humanities, I want a BA. I don't have my midterms yet or even a progress report but I know I'm currently getting between low-70s to mid-80s (I'm taking Philosophy, English, Social Justice, and Indigenous Studies).
How important are my grade 11 marks? I'm honestly not looking for early acceptance, I literally just want to be accepted. The only reason I'm still considering these school and programs is because this website MyBlueprint is telling me I'm still currently qualified for them but I don't know how accurate it is :/. I have to start applying in like a month and I don't want to waste my parents $50 per school application if my chances of getting in are near impossible.
Hi, I am a Canadian high school student apiring to become a doctor. My average is over 90+ and I have volunteered a lot for my community. But, I was wondering to become a doctor, do you need to win multiple awards and be required to receive the top mark in your school?
Hi I am a grade 12 student who wishes to go to Queens University, Waterloo, Mac, UofT, Ottawa or Western. I was wondering what average do these universities require, do they require their pre-requistes average, total average of the entire high school year or just the average of your 6 highest courses. Any info is useful and don't judge me.
Hi, I’m currently a grade 12 student and my top 4 schools at the moment are: Queen’s, Ottawa U, Carleton and Mcgill.
My grade 11 average was an 87 and I’m planning on applying for a political science degree or an undergrad law degree. I’ve been pretty stressed about how high my grade 12 marks will need to be in order for almost guaranteed acceptance (especially for queens and mcgill)
I am an Ontario student and I am most interested in Rotman and Queen's. I will probably have between a 90-92 average in my grade 12 year and I was just wondering if there are any other schools across Canada that I should be looking into. I am worried that I am not going to get into these two schools and just want other people's opinion on what schools have worthy commerce programs that I should look more into. Thanks!!
Hey all I'm really interested in going to one of the software engineering programs such as the one in Ottawa or york. My question is, is it necessary to have the relative experience to succeed in this major? My High school didn't offer a single computer science program and now I'm concerned.. All opinions are welcome!!
Interesting to see Canadian university acceptance rates published. I have never seen them before as they are usually popularized the top American/European universities. But here they are from most to least selective:
1. Western (31%)
2. Queen's (42%)
3. McGIll (49%)
4. Waterloo (53%)
5. Simon Fraser (60%)
6. UBC (64%)
7. Toronto (69%)
8. Concordia (71%)
9. Carleton (73%)
10. York (80%)
Also, McMaster is 59%, which is not in the link but found with a google search.
From what I've gathered, early acceptance is based on your grade 11 marks. If you have taken 2 grade 11 courses in grade 10, are those marks taken into consideration as well? For reference, I live in Ottawa and plan to apply to uOttawa and Carleton.
I am an Ontario grade 12 student and choosing between Ryerson mechanical engineering and UOttawa Computer engineering coop. I want to work in the automobile industry as a designer or something good. What should I do as my undergrad? The thing is Uottawa is a better university in general but then again what is better for my interests. As it looks for the future, cars are becoming more electrical, use programming and I think less mechanical. So which undergrad is the best for me. I will pair this up with either an MBA and MSC in automotive to attain my goal. Thanks and I need this reply as soon as possible. I live in Toronto, but for my future will be able to go to Ottawa.
I received offers for both telfer and sprott business marketing co-op. Are the reputations and opportunities of both these schools similar? What about student housing after first year at Carleton? Is it close by? Is there plenty of housing? I hear Sprott is getting a new building? Does one school stand out in student spirit and community over the other? Thanks as I won't have a chance to tour.