Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

Which schools are the "drop schools" in regards to GPA?

Recommended Posts

I know of some but overall which Canadian schools are the ones that are known to drop your lowest courses or years in calculating your GPA? 


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

From what I remember: UBC drops four three credit courses out of the usual 40 of one undegraduate degree. UVic drops six instead of four. Meanwhile, UofC uses your L2.

If you haven't taken a full undergraduate worth of credits (120) then they will drop less courses in account of that.

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Recent Posts

    • If some one I interviewed mentioned they’re really into Hollow Knight I would probably hire them on the spot so we could be done with the pesky work stuff and then spend the next hour speculating on when SilkSong is coming out. 
    • I worked on a remote basis as a summer student in private practice in 2020. For OP and anyone who might be worried about the uncertainties of how that works out, in my experience the technology set up was the easy part, as in the support staff did their jobs well and I rarely had technical difficulties, but unfortunately there is just no perfect substitute for walking by someone's office and poking your head in for a chat about work/non-work stuff. There were one or two lawyers who went out of their way to reach out and set up calls with me just to chat and get to know each other more casually, and it was super special knowing that they intentionally took time out of their day to make a student feel welcomed. The lawyers who assigned me work were very approachable and encouraged reaching out via texts/calls but I pretty much did not interact with lawyers who were not in the habit of working with students. My group chat with my fellow students was a life line, though, we watched out for one another and helped each other out with lessening the load when some of us were drowning in deadlines or needed an extra hand with specific tasks. That's the other thing with getting work assignments remotely, lawyers wouldn't oversee/overhear what their colleagues are doing in the students' area of the office and they also wouldn't be able to just walk by the students and see how busy/not busy they seem to be. The responsibility is on the student to assess their workload and decide if they need to de-prioritize and re-negotiate certain tasks and deadlines or recommend the lawyer to assign the task to another, less busy student.
    • Hello everyone, just a question on re-submitting a transcript to make sure I'm doing this correctly - I simply re-send the transcript request on OLSAS, correct? 
    • Yes there are multiple versions of the test administered although I'm not sure how many. I had some different passages, games etc. from other people who sat the LSAT in the same month as me.
    • Hey everyone! I write tomorrow and made the stupid mistake of reading how some people found their LSAT that they took yesterday. While doing so, I realized people could talk about the exam online and give pointers that could possibly increase someone's chances (I'm not going to go into too much detail but essentially there is a certain question type).    I was wondering if there are multiple different tests that are administered?   Thank you   

  • Create New...