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Do i have a chance at Waterloo or Toronto? for

  1. Oct 5, 2009 #1
    * For all the ontario or canadians peeps :smile:

    So, moving on, let me explain by situation

    Grade 11 marks: 81 % average
    Math functions (i took this in grade 10) - 90
    Chem - 83
    Bio - 78
    Phy - 79
    Economics - 82
    Religion - 75
    Computer Programming/Science - 90
    Computer eng. - 75
    English - 75

    Grade 12 (assuming i get these marks 83% or more):
    Adv fun - at least 85%
    Calc - at least 85%
    phy - hopefully at least 80%? lol
    chem - at least 80%
    english - hopefully at least 80%
    computer eng - at least 85%
    religion - umm i guess an 85%
    -spare

    AIF
    -participated in waterloo math, phy , and chem contest
    * will be doing computer programming contest and math contest in grade 12
    -participated in annuel robotics challenge
    -some school clubs
    -came second in state economics challenge (was back in grade 9 but could it still count?)
    -over +40hrs of community service hours
    -i can get amazing references from teachers
    -presidential excellence award (or something like that, forgot the name, but it was back in grade 9)
    -sports teams (but in grade 9 does it count?)
    -lots of jobs

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    lol so, i want to either apply for computer eng. or computer sci. at either waterloo or toronto

    einfo states
    waterloo com eng. - mid 80's
    waterloo com sci. - mid 80's

    toronto com eng. - low 80's
    toronto com sci. - mid-hi 70's <=== lol...really???

    so any opinions on if i have a shot at any of the above 4 choices? =[
    * imma not currently worried about scholorhships, just acceptance lol
     
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  3. Oct 5, 2009 #2
    HAHAH with those marks u can get into anything in CANADA
     
  4. Oct 5, 2009 #3
    i hope so. do you reside in canada? cuz an 80 in canada is a total different story then other countires. from what i seen, some people have not rejected or accepted with conditions with grades similar to mine.
     
  5. Oct 5, 2009 #4
    I go to U of T. You'll be fine.
     
  6. Oct 5, 2009 #5
    For which program? sci or eng? or both?
     
  7. Oct 5, 2009 #6
    Math specialist.
     
  8. Oct 5, 2009 #7
    what type of program is that under? coulnt find it on einfo
     
  9. Oct 5, 2009 #8
    It should be under Physical and Mathematical sciences. It's in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

    I think you are worrying too much. If you get the grade 12 marks you are hoping for (which I'm sure you will - you have a good track record) then you should get into U of T and Waterloo. If you really want to make sure, try getting a couple letters of recommendation from a science or math teacher. That's what I did and I'm sure it helped somewhat.
     
  10. Oct 5, 2009 #9
    alright thanks for the replies, imma try to stop stressing too much about it
     
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