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Turning 25 this year.. - feeling anxious.

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On 5/9/2018 at 10:09 PM, cacaonibs said:

Hi everyone.. long time lurker, first time poster. I am turning 25 this year and I just received an acceptance. I am starting to get cold feet. Will I fit in? I see a lot of people getting in in their early 20s and I have a non-trad background. I am just nervous about fitting in and how everything will play out. Any advice or thoughts?

First off, congratulations!!
Second off, you'll be fine. :) I've met a number of students from the year ahead and they are uniformly wonderful, interesting, awesome people, across an age spread of a decade, 20-30. You will almost certainly forget about any age gaps between you and your new friends swiftly, as long as you don't dwell on it. I think you may find there will be people across a whole age range in your class as well. 25 is probably hovering around average.
 

On 5/9/2018 at 11:27 PM, Butterfly_ said:

Hey there,
Congrats on your acceptance :) ! I'm turning 28 this year and also non-trad too. Average acceptance age to medical school is around 25 years old these days.
You'll be just fine!!
 

Congratulations! Looking forward to meeting you for this coming year.

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And just to chime in..... Born in 1986, I'm 31. I may not be the oldest one in my class either, and I'm sure it won't really matter. I agree with all those above. Enjoy your school years!

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