stony brook

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    I need 3 roommates ASAP by Stony Brook University

    Need 3-4 roommates ASAP, please pass this along for anyone looking for a place. Current roommates are leaving June 15th. House is in East Setauket, right by Stony Brook University/train station. Give me a call if you have any questions (934)500-4840. Check out the link for craigslist below...
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    Stonybrook BSMD

    I have been accepted to the Stonybrook BSMD program. I am yet to commit. Any input on the school, SB medical graduate quality, residency matches would be very helpful.
  3. RSVBT

    Stony Brook vs UMass

    Hi all, Very fortunate to get acceptance to these two state schools. Without considering costs, is there is a perceived difference in the quality of these two (in terms of match competitiveness, general feelings towards, etc.) Here are some quicks pros/cons I jotted down.. Let me know if I...
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    Pitt vs. BU vs. Stony vs. Hofstra (please help!)

    Hi everyone! I'd appreciate the help here because I'm quite stuck. I'm currently interested in academic medicine/surgical specialty and med devices. My long term SO is also in NY. Pitt: Pros great research and clinical training great match list seems like the most "prestigious" of the bunch...
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    UCONN (OOS) vs. Stony Brook (IS)

    I'm currently committed to UCONN but I recently was accepted to Stony Brook's dental school. I am New York State resident so I would be paying state tuition for Stony all 4 years and in-state tuition for UCONN for 3 years and out-of-state tuition for the first year. However, after calculating...
  6. cookiemonstah54321

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    Dartmouth vs Stony Brook vs Hofstra

    Dartmouth Pros Prestige (residency director ranking #28, comparable to Case, Brown, BU, Sinai) True P/F preclinical (I think) Optional, recorded lectures Small class size Excellent sense of community Students seemed happy and least stressed Faculty seemed caring/supportive Enjoyed my interview...
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    Choosing undergrad institution: URochester vs Stony Brook

    I am in the difficult situation of choosing between a more prestigious private uni (URochester) and a state school (SUNY Stony Brook). I am planning on majoring in biochem and doing a bunch of research. So far I have narrowed the characteristics down, please provide your opinions. University of...
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    Stony Brook vs. Drexel

    I have recently been accepted to Stony Brook and Drexel. I'm extremely excited to get both acceptances but both of them were going through curriculum changes and I'm not sure how much of a guinea pig I want to be. Here's a summary of their changes: Drexel: They just changed from Traditional to...
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    MWU-AZ vs Stony Brook

    Hi everyone, I'm so excited to say that I was lucky enough to receive acceptances this cycle and I am currently down to between MWU-AZ or Stony Brook. I am looking for honest insight into the two programs based on the following Pros and Cons. Things to note: I am a NY resident and not...
  11. Jaa_

    UCONN vs Stony Brook

    I was recently accepted to both UCONN and SBU. I love both schools. Both had a great atmosphere, friendly faculty, have similar curriculums including classes with the med students as well as a small class size (48 vs 46). I am IS for SBU and OS for UCONN. Cost difference would be about 30k...
  12. redence

    Which SUNY school is best for premed?

    Hi, I'm a senior in high school, and I have to apply to colleges soon. I want to go to a New York State school to save some money, and I was thinking about SUNY Buffalo, Stony Brook, and Geneseo. I'm leaning towards SUNY Buffalo as my first choice, anyone go there? Can you give me a review and...
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    chance me

    23 aa 22 ts 21 bio 22 orgo 27 gc 22 qr 21 reading 21 pat 3.78 gpa. 3.68 science gpa 200 hours community service fraternity philanthropy chair 350 hours working/shadowing general dentist ny state resident applying to: stony brook, Columbia, nyu, tufts, bu, maryland, rutgers, touro, buffalo, pitt
  14. infinityavenue

    Downstate vs Stony Brook

    I have a week to decide between these schools and have no idea what to do. I'm IS at both and cost will more or less be the same. Both are close to home, but Stony Brook is more convenient in terms of travel time as I could easily drive home as opposed to having a 1.5 hr MTA commute. Both have...
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    Hofstra vs Stony Brook

    Hey all. With this cycle finishing up I've been fortunate enough to have several acceptances and have narrowed it down to two choices. I would like to see what the SDN community thinks is the "better school" objectively. If you could provide an explanation for your choice or provide new...
  16. partypantss

    Rosalind vs WVU vs EVMS vs Stony Brook

    Hi all, thanks for opening my thread! I am currently accepted to Rosalind and waitlisted at the rest of the schools listed. I am also waitlisted at Albany and FAU but I think they rank the lowest on my list so for simplicity I'm not including them. I am very lost as to what I would pick between...
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    Stony Brook vs. Downstate

    I've been fortunate enough to be accepted at both Stony Brook and Downstate. I've checked out previous threads, but a lot of them seem outdated, especially given the recent curriculum changes at each of these schools. I was wondering if anybody could help me make a decision. Stony Brook Pros...
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    Undergraduate Acceptance Decision for Pre-Med

    Would anybody be able to tell me the advantages and disadvantages of each of the following schools in regards to program quality, academic rigor, and research opportunities for an aspiring pre-med student? In the long run, which of the following schools would help me the most with medical school...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stony Brook University OT interview

    Hey guys! I have a Skype interview coming up with Stony Brook University for their OT program. I was wondering if anyone had any pointers or tips? I'm very nervous, so any advice would be helpful! Thanks!!
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    Hunter College DPT info?

    Hey, so I'm still waiting to hear back from Hunter about being accepted. But I've already been accepted into NYU and Stony Brook. I'm leaning towards SBU but I also kind of want to go to Hunter. I was wondering if anyone can tell me the pros/cons of Hunter or SBU to help me out. All I really...
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    Upcoming Interviews

    I have interviews coming up with Temple, Drexel, LIU-Brooklyn, and Stony Brook University this month, does anyone know about their interview processes? Or can give me some helpful tips to go into these interviews with? Thanks!
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    For NY Physical Therapy Students

    Hello, The following is a survey regarding a student group called the NY PT Student Special Interest Group (SSIG). It will inform you about what a SSIG is (including the benefits of one) and gauge your interest in joining one. All students attending DPT programs in NY are invited to complete...
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    For NY Physical Therapy Students

    Hello, The following is a survey regarding a student group called the NY PT Student Special Interest Group (SSIG). It will inform you about what a SSIG is (including the benefits of one) and gauge your interest in joining one. All students attending DPT programs in NY are invited to complete...
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    Help with School List, highly appreciated {511 MCAT 3.66 cGPA}

    Hey, I was hoping someone with a bit of experience could help me out with this. I'm trying to generate a list of 15 MD schools and 7 DO schools. Demographic: Questionably low income (family on border of being government assistance eligable), but not EDA. White, NY resident. I'm gathering a...
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    Stony Brook Formal Post Bacc Pre-Health Program

    Anyone currently enrolled or completed this program? I've been accepted to this program, Columbia's postbacc premed program and Harvard extension premedical program. Columbia's program seems outrageously expensive, and Harvard extension seems a bit too informal? So I think Stony Brook may be...
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    Stony Brook vs George Washington

    Hi all, I was definitely going to commit to GWU but recently found out that Stony Brook essentially paid for tuition and a little more, meaning I'll only pay ~10k/year compared to GW's ~40k. Regardless of where I go, my parents are willing to cover it, but cost is still somewhat an issue since...
  27. FreeRadicals

    Need help deciding.

    Hello, I need help deciding between a biology major at Hofstra University, a biology major at Stony Brook University, and the 7 year b.s. / d.o. at NYIT. Which do you guys prefer? (Note: Hofstra and SBU both have same costs (20k a year), whereas the 7 year program at NYIT cost around 35k a...
  28. FreeRadicals

    Need help deciding

    Hello, I need help deciding between a biology major at Hofstra University, a biology major at Stony Brook University, and the 7 year b.s. / d.o. at NYIT. Which do you guys prefer? (Note: Hofstra and SBU both have same costs (20k a year), whereas the 7 year program at NYIT cost around 35k a...
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    Help!! Pre-med

    I'm currently a senior in high school, I want to become an orthopedic. I applied to 16 schools and got accepted into all of them. My current list of colleges is Stony Brook university, albany, university at buffalo, mcphs, university of delaware, penn state, siena, geneseo, scranton, western...
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    Choosing between LIU and SBU

    Hi Guys, I got accepted into Long Island University, Brooklyn DPT, and recently just got accepted into Stony Brook University DPT. I am trying to decide between the 2. This just recently happened so I am trying to gather as much info as possible. I am mainly concerns are cost and education...
  31. Jericho91

    SUNY School Rankings *BUMP*

    Howdy lady and gents I have not been on this forum in a few weeks (finally had some stuff to contribute recently). I am a Cali resident but I have been invited to interviews in 3 SUNY Schools (Upstate, Stony Brook, Downstate). I want to attend at least 2 in 1 trip but let's see how scheduling...
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    Pitt vs. Stony Brook (In-State)

    Hello! I'm assuming I won't get need-based grants from either school because I didn't get any for undergrad, and my family income is upper-middle class (150-200k combined). I have a sibling going to college, though, so I don't know how much that would affect this. I'm interested in a...
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    Pre-Med Suffolk Community College

    Hey guys. This is just a backup plan in case I don't get into SBU. I'm definetely doing pre-med but I'm not sure what classes to take at Suffolk Community College before I transfer. Should I do the joint program? Or just transfer after one year? I just want to be on the same track as the...
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    Question about Community College to Medical School

    Hey, I'm a senior in highschool and definitely want to enter the pre-med track. However, I am having a backup plan just in case I don't get into SUNY Stonybrook University and decide to just go to my community college, Suffolk Community College. Three questions in my mind right now: 1) if i go...
  35. ckwsnik

    Clinical Experience: Tufts, Columbia, Uconn, Stony brook, University of Colorado

    If anyone has any insight or could elaborate on the level of clinical experience at the following schools it would be greatly appreciated! Pros/Cons/Postgrad strengths etc. (Tufts, Columbia, Uconn, Stony brook, and the University of Colorado.)
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stony Brook interview 2015-2016

    Just got an invitation to interview at stony brook in December! Anyone else hear from them today? Also if any current students want to shed some more light on this program and their interview process, I'd love to hear all about it (: