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  1. GetReady14

    AZCOM (Midwestern-AZ) vs RVUCOM-CO (Rocky Vista)

    Hi everybody! I'm having some trouble deciding between these two schools for the coming Fall. Some background: I'm originally from southern California and would ideally like to return there for residency. Both schools have similar solid board scores and match lists AZCOM/Midwestern Pros...
  2. M

    RVU-CO-COM Vs MU-COM

    Hey guys- Thank you for your advice in advanced. I'm so confused on what school to pick and my gut feeling changes every day. I definitely need some insight and unbiased opinions. I grew up in Indiana (Marian is 2 hours from home) and I did my undergrad in Colorado (so I have a strong support...
  3. moogly82

    Rocky Vista University (RVU) Acquisition by Saint George University (SGU)

    I'm a first year student at RVU having just started this week. The president of RVU gave an announcement that RVU is being acquired by Medforth, which is the parent company that also owns Saint George University in Grenada. As many of you may know, SGU is the stereotypical Caribbean model for...
  4. C

    RVU-CO vs MSU-COM

    Hey all, I just want to say I appreciate your advice/input in advance. I feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to make a decision between the two, I just want to be making the right one. RVU-CO Pros Curriculum/Board Scores Location (SO, Family, Skiing) UltraSound Emphasis in curriculum...
  5. C

    RVU-CO vs MSU-COM

    Hey all, I just want to say I appreciate your advice/input. RVU-CO Pros Curriculum/Board Scores Location (SO, Family, Skiing) UltraSound Emphasis in curriculum Cons Unclear on what rotations look like, quality? Reputation? (I read a lot of issues with CU and "for-profit status", I'd like to...
  6. T

    RVU-CO vs OUHCOM

    Edit: Do any current/former students, admins, or admitted applicants have any pros, cons, or experiences to add? Hi all, I have been lucky enough to be accepted to a few of my top choice DO schools and need help choosing between RVU-CO and OUHCOM-Athens. Both schools cost about the same over...
  7. K

    RVU-SU vs ACOM

    So I have interviewed and been accepted to both of these schools... and December 14th is coming and I still don’t have my decision. There are many pros and cons for both as I am sure many of you know. RVU-SU is new (but est. from RVU-CO which has great board scores), has great facilities...
  8. PreMedHeart

    RVU-CO vs. UNECOM

    I made a post like this pre-interview at UNECOM. Now that I've attended the interview, I am extremely torn between the two. I have been accepted at RVU-CO. I am writing this as an IF I get into UNECOM post-II as you have to let them know fairly quickly, so I want to be prepared with my...
  9. TentativelyHopeful

    Insights choosing a school?

    Hi everyone, As the first of my deadlines are approaching, I would just like to get some feedback on some schools. I got accepted to LUCOM, WVSOM, CUSOM, LMU-DCOM, KYCOM, MUCOM, AND RVUCOM. I still have an interview at KCU and PNWU-COM, but I don't think I can afford the plane tickets to fly...
  10. 0

    RVUCOM-UT vs KCU-Joplin

    Please I need help in deciding between these two acceptances! Both seem to be pretty comparable in nature, but i'll outline some pros and cons. Any help in swaying me one way or another is greatly appreciated. Also, because I loved both schools so much, do you think it worth my time to interview...
  11. PreMedHeart

    RVU-CO vs. UNECOM

    Hi all, I am hoping to get some feedback on UNECOM vs. RVUCOM. To be clear- I have not been accepted to either at this point. I am interviewing at RVU-CO soon, and was invited to interview at UNECOM around 3-4 weeks after my RVU-CO interview. RVU-CO has a fairly high interview acceptance rate...
  12. lodo.owl

    Why So Much "Hate" Against RVU on SDN?

    Pre-Med, GPA 3.9 (Freshman though, so, doesn't mean much), RVU CO & NYIT Westbury are my two top interests as of right now. Noticed that I've barely seen any threads about NYIT, and RVU threads are overwhelmingly almost always negative? (Not LECOM level, but nonetheless...) I'm assuming this is...
  13. lodo.owl

    RVU-CO VS NYiT-Old Westbury

    RVU Home state w/immediate family close by (I live in Denver, no moving required) $53,380.00 Founded 2006 For profit (this doesn't really make a difference to me, honestly) Avg GPA 3.5 (according to LizzyM) NYiT Extended family in Syracuse though no one in NYC $58,910.50 Founded 1977 Nonprofit...
  14. F

    AZCOM vs RVUCOM vs ATSoma

    Hey guys, I could use some help. So far I have been accepted into the above mentioned schools and I am personally leaning towards ATSoma because I think I fit really well into the school. I could use some more insight/help/opinions on what to really consider when picking the schools? I am from...
  15. D

    RVUCOM-CO vs Touro

    Hi everyone! Last thread I saw about this was back in 2014 so I would really appreciate any updated feedback ! Some background info: from the bay area and would like to be in CA eventually. very pro non-didactic teaching methods (eg. TBL, flipped classroom, etc.) interested in EM. RVUCOM...
  16. GrignardsReagent

    Weird decision. Need Help! MCW-Central Wi vs RVUCOM-CO

    Hello all, I really need some help here. I am a lot more torn about this decision than I thought I would be. I am pretty sure I know the answer here so I apologize I just wanted to confirm. School- Medical College of Wisconsin- Central Wisconsin Pros- My only MD acceptance Strong clinical...
  17. M

    Rocky Vista College of Osteopathic Medicine Utah (RVUCOM-SU) 2016-2017

    I thought it might be nice to have a thread specifically for the Utah Campus. Please post your opinions, concerns, or excitement about interviewing or matriculating to RVUCOM-SU. Hopefully some discussion between us all about the campus will help us think clearly about the pro's and con's of...
  18. R

    RVU class of 2020

    Hey RVU class of 2020! This forum is to discuss anything and everything about our upcoming education. Initially some things to consider: -housing -orientation and starting dates -materials/computer/tablet to bring
  19. T

    RVU vs. going to other interviews. Just need some advice!

    Hi everybody, So I was accepted to RVUCOM (which is my top choice after interviewing, seeing the campus/students, board scores, etc.) on 1/25 after interviewing on 1/12, but have several other interviews lined up in the coming weeks and would just like some advice. I'm a Utah resident and want...
  20. bon22

    RVUCOM Acceptance Time

    I've been invited to interview at RVUCOM on 01/11. I have another interview at PNWU on 03/25. I would like to know two things: 1. How long did it take to hear back about acceptance to RVUCOM? 2. How much time do they give you to decide on acceptance? I would still like to see how the...
  21. HSR

    RVUCOM vs. Western COMP Pomona (2015-2016)

    I've been accepted to both schools and have begun making a pros/cons list for each school, but I'm still a bit unsure on where my priorities currently lie for choosing a school. Perhaps any other students who are thinking about attending either of these schools can help me discover more...
  22. btolsen5

    AZCOM Vs RVUCOM

    I know this has a thread for last year, I read through it, but I wanted to revive the conversation! I have been accepted to both AZCOM and RVUCOM, and initially I thought that I was going to go AZCOM for sure because it is a more established school with great facilities, but after going to RVU...