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Hello All,

I've had quite the bumpy road through my undergrad, started a buisness that i've now sold and after 3 years of horrendous GPA I have fixed things up for my L2 to look rather good, because your boy wants to be lawyer. I just have an issue. 

I will be applying for the 2021 scholar year and in my fall term for my last year i took a class that I had failed in my second year, (before L2). So basically there is a repeated class in my last 60 credits. Is anyone aware if U of A counts this mark as a part of my L2 even though it is a repeated course.

 

Thank You, 

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Yes, U of A does count it if it is within the past 60 credits. It's somewhere on their website (will try to link later). If it is further than 60 credits, they take the higher one into consideration.

EDIT: Can't seem to find the link on their website anymore, so I move my comment from "confident" to "unreliable" as of right now. I'm a U of A student so I'm not sure if I'm mixing it up with our cGPA calculation or something.

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2 hours ago, Schooliscool said:

Yes, U of A does count it if it is within the past 60 credits. It's somewhere on their website (will try to link later). If it is further than 60 credits, they take the higher one into consideration.

EDIT: Can't seem to find the link on their website anymore, so I move my comment from "confident" to "unreliable" as of right now. I'm a U of A student so I'm not sure if I'm mixing it up with our cGPA calculation or something.

Helpful nonetheless, thank you.

Well how I'm seeing it is that they technically just count backwards 60 credits and (considering they dont have to go into another sem) anything prior to that isn't considered at all. What you think?

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8 hours ago, LucasBill said:

Helpful nonetheless, thank you.

Well how I'm seeing it is that they technically just count backwards 60 credits and (considering they dont have to go into another sem) anything prior to that isn't considered at all. What you think?

Yes I think this is correct. They are evaluating over a thousand applications, they will pick the simplest method. 

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1 hour ago, Fuzzykittenz said:

Yes I think this is correct. They are evaluating over a thousand applications, they will pick the simplest method. 

I'd have to agree. Unless you're a holistic applicant, they don't seem to care that much about what you've done before those last 60 credits.

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