Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

This Week at Options: University of Calgary Visit + UBC Specific Writing Workshop, Writing Workshop & Canadian Application Workshop

November 15, 2016 by  
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Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Tuesday, November 15th (South Surrey) Tristan McCallum, from the University of Calgary, will be visiting Options Solutions to talk about going to school at the University of Calgary. The University of Calgary “actively engages students in leadership development in all areas – the arts, athletics, science, medicine, engineering, volunteerism […]

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What’s New at UBC?

December 9, 2014 by  
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Our consultant Edwin Liew attended the UBC Counsellors event last week at the Point Grey Campus, and has the following updates to share with students who are interested in applying to the University of British Columbia: UBC Summary of 2014 Admissions Cycle Applicant numbers: Vancouver – 9,000 from BC (50% of total), Okanagan – 1,700 […]

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Where Our Students Were Accepted

May 13, 2014 by  
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Options Solutions wants to extend a heartfelt congratulations to all our students who were accepted to the universities and colleges of their choice. This year, our students were accepted to over 50 different US schools, over 30 different Canadian schools, and over 10 UK and international schools. Some notable acceptances are: United States Bentley, Berkeley, […]

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What’s New at UBC?

November 23, 2013 by  
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Options Solutions consultant Edwin Liew attended the UBC Counselors information session in early November, and has the following updates to share with any students interested in applying to the University of British Columbia: New programs: Bachelor of International Economics (BIE): New in 2012, the International Economics program combines features of Economics with Sauder Business. The […]

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UBC Undergraduate Medicine: Key Facts You Should Know Before Applying

October 1, 2013 by  
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UBC Medicine (MD) is one of the most sought-after MD undergraduate programs in Canada, offering top-notch training in the career field founded on strong evidenced-based practice, analysis and reflection, and highly professional healthcare service. The MD undergrad program is completed in three to four years with additional three to four years towards a specialization. Last […]

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Where Our Students Were Accepted

April 23, 2013 by  
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Options Solutions wants to extend heartfelt congratulations to all our students who were accepted to the universities and colleges of their choice. This year, our students received acceptances to the following schools: US Arizona State University, Babson, Barnard, Berkeley, Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis, Brown, Cal Lutheran, Carnegie Mellon, Chapman, Claremont McKenna, Colgate, Cornell, Duke, […]

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UBC: Update on Entrance Scholarships

October 4, 2012 by  
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In the past, to be considered for the UBC Major Entrance Scholarships (MES), Canadian students have been required to apply for the scholarships separately from applying for admission. The scholarships offered range from one-time $5,000 awards to the renewable $40,000 awards. This year, Canadian applicants need only to submit their online admissions applications and the […]

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UBC Okanagan to Use Broad-Based Application

August 27, 2012 by  
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Since its introduction last January as part of the admissions process to the University of British Columbia (UBC) Vancouver Campus, the broad-based application has served the university well in selecting the best prospective students for their direct-entry academic programs. Therefore, UBC’s sister campus UBC Okanagan will be following suit in adopting the use of these […]

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Accepting University Offers

April 26, 2012 by  
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Congratulations, you’ve been accepted! Now, what’s next? Most university or college applicants will have more than one offer of admissions to consider, so asking the right questions to guide your decision-making process will ensure your follow-up is done right. Weighing the program choices and knowing more about the curriculum courses will certainly help you arrive […]

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