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  1. OhanaLlamaAlabama0339

    SHSU v El Paso (Texas Match)

    Hello everyone! I hope everyone is having a fantastic application cycle. I'm struggling to decide the rankings for Sam Houston State D.O school (SHSU) and El Paso M.D school. Can someone please give me advice/insights on how I should rank them? Here are some pros and cons between the two: - Sam...
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    Renting Beautiful private bed and bath in El Paso, TX

    I am a 4th year medical student and I am renting a room in my house. Enjoy a relaxing experience at this beautiful home with a private bedroom and bathroom with full access to a backyard oasis in one of the safest neighborhoods in El Paso. I can do short- or long term visits. This is perfect...
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    PLFSOM (scholarship) vs Long SOM

    I had been sitting on my acceptance PLFSOM for a few months, but I got accepted to Long SOM off the WL just a few days ago and now I'm quite torn. I'm from the DFW metroplex, and my number 1 was UTSW; I don't bring that up to look down on these 2 schools, I was impressed by both, but just to...
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    Questions for the older folks!

    Hey there, Non-trad incoming SPT here with 5 logistical questions mostly for the older folks on this board, but I welcome anyone to chime in. I'll list the questions below with some context, but I don't want to bore you with minutia. I'm 28 and will be packing up my house to attend UTEP, where...
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    Texas Tech El Paso vs. BU

    Hi guys, I matched at El Paso (in-state) and gotten into BU. I am conflicted on which one to choose, so any advice would be appreciated. El Paso Pros: - Instate tuition - Integrated curriculum - Can learn medical Spanish in a class setting - Low cost of living - Exposure to a completely...
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    On the park! 3bed 2ba house El Paso, TX (near Providence Memorial and Providence Sierra Campus)

    Kern Place Home Right on Alethea Park An unbeatable location. Forget the desert heat in this 3 bedroom 2 bath home that sits right on Alethea Park. This home has two backyards (with a gardening area) with direct access into the lush park. Refrigerated air conditioning and central heat, ceiling...
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    UTHSCSA (San Antonio) vs. PLFSOM (El Paso)

    Sorry to be posting another one of these but I would appreciate any advice people have to share. I’ve been accepted to PLFSOM (El Paso) and UTHSCSA (San Antonio) and I’m having a tough time deciding between the two. UTHSCSA Pros: -San Antonio is a larger city with more things going on. Also...
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    Texas Tech El Paso (PLFSOM) vs. UTRGV

    Hi all, long-time lurker on SDN. I've pre-matched to UTRGV and Texas Tech El Paso and am torn. I would love to hear people's thoughts? UTRGV -Somewhat closer to home (from Austin area) -Cheaper tuition (~$3000 per year) -Smaller class -Brand new school -Near the beach El Paso -More...
  10. Soon2BMD2020

    MATCH Ranking Texas Schools

    Hello :) I have interviewed at a few different schools and need some suggestions/help on making my rank list. These are the schools I need to rank: UTMB A&M UNT-TCOM UTHSCSA Texas Tech El Paso I would love some advice. Thank you!