Tag: University Applications

Join our Canadian Admissions Workshop

Besides being the perfect time to go to the beach and do other fun, *local* activities, the summer is a great time to start thinking about university admissions. Join our upcoming Canadian Admissions Workshop to find out everything you need to know to make the process less stressful. Our knowledgeable educational consultants will make sure […]

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Post-Secondary Research Tips

The summer is a great time to research post-secondary schools and programs. By the time fall comes, students should have a clear idea of where they will be applying. Not only will this research help students identify which schools and programs best suit their academic and personal goals, but it will also help them write […]

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Love Animals? Become a Veterinarian!

Sheltering in place at home means ensuring everyone in your family is safe and healthy. This also includes taking care of your furry four-legged, feathered, or aquatic family members—your pets! Their wellbeing is just as important as yours, and when they are sick, they need medical care. Do you have a natural inclination or passion […]

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Write your Way to Success: New Workshops this May

As April turns to May and showers turn to flowers, the Options team has been working hard to bring our clients new and exciting virtual workshops. Whether you want to kickstart your university application writing or hone your reading and writing skills for university next year, we’re here to help! Kickstart to University Application Writing […]

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This Week at Options: Back-to-School & Intro to Canadian Supplement Writing Workshops

Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, September 15th (West Vancouver) Our Back-to-School Study Skills Workshop is an instructional as well as practical, hands-on work session that is offered at the start of the school term to help students get a start on forming solid executive functioning habits. Students will leave the […]

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UBC: Update on Entrance Scholarships

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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UVic Update: What happens after you apply?

At a recent UVic Spring Counsellor’s meeting, Edwin Liew from Options Solutions found out some key information on the follow-up process after applying to UVic for Fall 2012 admission, including self reporting of marks, entrance scholarships, housing and accommodation and important dates to keep in mind. If you applied to UVic well before the early […]

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