San Luis Potosí, México, is the favorite destiny for those who seek for
adventure and fun because of all the cultural offer and all the
exceptional options that all the state has to give.
It’s hard not to succumb before all the beauty of our rivers, the great
waterfalls, the magic of our little towns full of charm. It’s easy to fall
in love with our nature and traditions.
The capital city has a beautiful and cozy historical downtown, it was
declared in 2010, by the UNESCO, as “Humanity Heritage”. It is
decorated by pink quarry.
The spell of the Altiplano live on all the great farms that keep all the
records and greatness of the mine history in our country.
We have an exuberant biodiversity and ecological reservations,
perfect for the ecotourism.
Capable to fulfill all your needs no matter what your plan is, true all
the landscapes and ecological enclosures among our 4 regions:
Altiplano, Centro, Media and Huasteca.
The School of Medicine of the Universidad Cuauhtémoc is the first
private school in San Luis Potosí, born with the commitment to
maintain the medicine of excellence that characterizes the state. We
seek to train physicians to be able to solve the health problems of
society and achieve their expectations of professional development.
To train capable and competent professionals with the knowledge,
skills, attitudes and ethical principles that allow them to practice
general medicine through the scientific foundations of medical
science, clinical skills to solve the individual's health needs and
problems, Family and community, addressing them in a holistic way
with a biopsychosocial and interdisciplinary approach
We have 2 hospitals available for our clinical practice: Hospital
General de Soledad and Hospital del niño y la mujer.--
We provide one lunch for all of our students from Monday to Friday at the Hospital
cafeteria or in a external facility (SCOPE). Lunch in our cafeterias includes menu
(1st dish) and water (there are jars and water dispensers).--
--IFMSA CEMUC offers two types of accomodation: student flat / dormitory and
Home.stay. The amount of students in each type depends on how many of our
students want to be host of international students. During the school year we
usually place you at a student flat.
Dormitory / Student flat
We usually book double rooms in student flats near the Hospital. Towels and
sheets are included. There are shared bathrooms and kitchen. WIFI is not
included. Flats are for both boys and girls.
Anywhere in San Luis Potosí and surroundings. You will be staying with a family or
with students. Remember this is not a hotel and you must behave politely with
your host and his/her family or roommates. Your host will be also your contact
person. He or she will contact you and let you know where the house is, how your
room will be, what you have to bring, etc.
• Pets, family members, friends or boyfriend/girlfriend visits are not allowed. If
someone wants to visit you while you stay in San Luis Potosí, they will have to
book another room or a hotel (your contact people will provide you webpages
and information to find a cheap place).
• If your behavior is not correct and we receive complains (from your host, your
roommate or the dorm manager), we will cancel your exchange and you won't
have any place to stay in San Luis Potosí. If you thought México means careless
party and fun, think twice before you do it indoors.
---You can move easily around San Luis Potosí using buses and car services (Uber).
---EXPULSION: in case the student doesn't respect the rules of the coexistence/
hospital, we reserve the right of expelling them from the exchange. Being that the
case, they should find their own accommodation and will not get a certificate.
Its mandatory to bring white clothes, coat and stethoscope.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
You are not in your city anymore, you have to take care of your belonging outside
the flat and in the hospital. We are not responsible if you lose your belongings.
If you have special remarks about your food let us know, if it is affordable we can
provide it, if it’s not, you will have to buy it.
Any problem at the hospital or the hosting place you’ll talk directly to the LEO
--Welcome to jardens city
The weather is sunny at the afternoon but sometimes cold and rainy at night.