Jump to content
Premed 101 Forums

orgolover

Members
  • Content count

    32
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  1. orgolover

    Any chance for interviews?

    Can someone tell me how this is even possible? You need minimum 3.85 just to be even consider for an interview.
  2. Hi All, So I am missing 3 credits of English for UBC DMD program. I am going back to school this year therefore I can take an English course to fulfill their requirement. However, I have taken numerous humanities courses where most of the course consisted to writing Essays. I am thinking may be I can use those courses to fulfill the English requirement but there is no way of me knowing whether or not UBC will accept this prior to applying. To be honest, I really don’t want to take another English course this year because it just isn’t my forte! Can I still qualify for an English Exemption test if things didn’t work out? Any help is highly appreciated. Thanks
  3. orgolover

    UBC Course Equivalency Help!

    I went to Wilfrid Laurier University. I using their contact us email. Which email are you using though?
  4. Hello All, So, I tried to email UBC In regards to course equivalency. Unfortunately, I haven’t heard anything from them yet and its been a month thus far. I also couldn’t find anyone who went to UBC Dent and attended the seem undergrad institution. I am applying this application cycle but I don’t know if I even have the right courses to begin with. Any help or advice is appreciated.
  5. orgolover

    UBC Entrace Stats

    What email did you use? I am trying to find out course equivalencies for UBC but can’t find their email address for anything.
  6. May I ask why are you even considering Dentistry in the first place?
  7. I was talking about UBC course requirement. For instance, I took CH250 and CH350 Biochemistry at Laurier but I don't know if UBC will count these courses towards Biochem pre-requisite. I thought I can email them for course equivalence but on their web they said not to do so. How do I figure this out? I can't seem to find previous post in regards to Laurier courses.
  8. How did you figure out whether or not the courses you took will satisfy their requirement ? Apparently, you can't email them to assess the courses and the only way to find out is when you officially apply. Am I missing something here??
  9. So I am starting a 5th year of Undergrad in this fall. Will this year be treated as a "special year" even though I have not graduated from the program? Technically, I am still registered as a 4th year undergrad student in my university. Also, UWO has a policy for "special year" where certain number of courses must be at the 200 level. Do I need to follow that even though I am not considered a "special year" student in my university. Any help is appreciated!
  10. orgolover

    Thoughts on Kaplan DAT prep?

    The Bio and CHEM sections on 2017-2018 version is very detailed and laid out really well. RC and PAT are just okay and not necessarily that helpful.
  11. orgolover

    UofT/UWO not looking good :/

    Sorry for posting a question here but this could be relevant to original poster too. Does UWO also give importance to MSc students? I have heard that UofT specially look up to MSc grads. Is it the same thing with UWO too?
  12. orgolover

    UofT minimum interview GPA

    I have seen people getting in with 3.7s. Of course, with MSc!
  13. There is very little specialization in Dentistry therefore, your income as a Dentist will not increase much after graduation. With MD, it is a totally different story. More area of specialization = greater income. Thus, MD can pay off those student loans pretty quickly.
  14. I have been going through AP Bio Cliff in the past weeks. I'd say it is a great review book. Also, you can pick it up online very cheap.
×