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MS3 in Phase 2

Categories: MS3

Please remember the Office of Student Affairs & Admissions no longer houses your immunization records. Do not email or fax any personal records to saa@UND.edu. All of your records are stored at Myrecordtracker. It is your responsibility to keep your immunization information updated. Myrecordtracker will send you email reminders 30 days before the due date (15 days […]

MSIII: Immunization records, financial aid disbursement

Categories: MS3

Please remember that the Office of Student Affairs & Admissions does not house your immunization records any longer. Do not email any personal records to saa@UND.edu. The “Myrecordtracker” platform is where all your records are stored, and it is your responsibility to keep this information updated. This system will email you reminders 30 days before records are due […]

MS3: ERAS Tokens

Categories: MS3

ERAS tokens for the 2021 season ERAS tokens were emailed to current third-year students on 6.14.21. If you did not receive your token, please check your junk email. The email had the following information in the body: “Dear Student, Use the ERAS 2023 token listed below to gain access to the MyERAS application. Go to […]

MS3: ERAS 2022 cycle

Categories: MS3

MS3 students: The MyERAS application for ERAS 2022 will open in June 2021 for the 2022 Match. This will allow you to begin to work on your residency application. If you registered your ERAS token, you have the ability to request letter writers to upload letters to the Letters of Recommendation Portal (LoRP). You only […]

Student Wellness

Categories: MS1, MS2, MS3, MS4, Uncategorized

Now is the time that we all need to focus on resilience. Being resilient is about recognizing that emotions and behaviors affect how we deal with stress. Resilience starts with being self-aware. Self-awareness gives us the ability to be intentional in our responses and find healthy ways to adapt to distressing events in our lives. […]

MS3: VSAS, specialties, absences

Categories: MS3

VSAS: The Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS) is extending the current suspension of services until the week of May 11. During this time, Home and Host institutions and students will not have access to VSAS. Please visit the VSLO Program Coronavirus FAQs to learn more about the program changes that may affect you. Specialties: And did you […]

MSIII: Preparing for year four

Categories: MS3

Did you know there’s an Education Resources website where you can go to look at suggested electives by specialty? Department chairs selected these to help prepare you for your future profession. Check it out! And the “Planning your fourth year and beyond” webpage from UND has information for you to look at to prepare for the coming […]

MSIII: VSAS tokens

Categories: MS3

Just a heads up—we’ve been getting a lot of questions about VSAS tokens. Tokens will be distributed in January and will come from Summer Eggen from the Office of Student Affairs & Admissions. What is VSAS, you say? It is a service of the AAMC and it stands for the Visiting Student Application Services. It […]

MSIII

Categories: MS3

Personal Statements You probably won’t be writing your personal statements for a few more months, but you can prepare yourself to do it. One of the best ways of doing this is to journal. It need only be a notebook or a place on your computer where you write something nearly every day–just a line […]

What I Wish I’d Known

Categories: MS1, MS2, MS3, MS4

MSI: Medical school is very inflexible. That said, you can still have a life—but plan to be here like a job, knowing you can’t take days off for fun. MSII: There are just so many unknowns, things you never thought you would encounter as problems. Everything is so expensive. I had a career prior to […]