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Do universities consider work experience more valuable than volunteer work?

I am a 17 year old who is going to applying at Waterloo University for Math/CA, or AFM. I was just wondering, generally, which of the two, work experience and volunteer work, that universities and colleges consider more for their applicants

Asked By: - 5/26/2010
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What a coincidence! I am an AFM student who just finished my first year at Waterloo... More
Answered By: Shannon - 5/26/2010
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Volunteer work is weighed heavier. But a well-rounded background is good.
Answered By: RetiredDebtFree - 5/26/2010
 
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