Externship Location - About Denton, TX

Denton is famously home to the University of North Texas, Texas Woman’s University, and a world-class music and arts scene. Located just a short drive from Dallas-Fort Worth, Oklahoma, lakes, and state parks, Denton is a town where hip intersects with historic. There is no shortage of things to do with 4,000 acres of open space, unique restaurants and shopping, craft breweries and bars, and a vibrant downtown.

Your Arrival

Denton is Located on I-35, just 30-40 minutes north of Both DFW International Airport and Dallas LoveField Airport.
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  • Externship working hours will be between Monday-Friday with no weekend hours.
  • We can put you in touch with other traveling students prior to arrival to discuss shared housing


All within a 5-10 minute drive to the clinic.

Other Housing

Area Transportation

  • GoZone On Demand – GoZone is an on-demand rideshare service, powered by Via, that riders utilize for trips within, and sometimes between, designated zones in Denton County. The on-demand service uses a mobile app where passengers book their trips in real-time. GoZone operates seven days a week and costs $1.50 per passenger for rides less than 4 miles. A fleet of dedicated vans is used to pick up and drop off riders at virtual stops within the zones. 

  • Lyft/Uber ride shares are readily available.

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