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  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Greenville
Individual Feedback 1 6 Responses
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Response # Responders
Positively 6
Negatively 0
No change 0

What was the stress level of the interview?

Response Avg # Responders
2.00 6

0 = low, 10 = high

How you think you did?

Response Avg # Responders
8.00 6

0 = low, 10 = high

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

Response Avg # Responders
9.00 6

0 = low, 10 = high
Questions

How long was the interview?

Response # Responders
5 minutes 0
10 minutes 0
15 minutes 0
20 minutes 0
25 minutes 0
30 minutes 0
35 minutes 1
40 minutes 0
45 minutes 0
50 minutes 0
55 minutes 0
60+ minutes 5

Where did the interview take place?

Response # Responders
At the school 6
At a regional location 0
At another location 0

What was the style of the interview?

Response # Responders
One-on-one 6
In a group 0

What type of interview was it?

Response # Responders
Open file 6
Closed file 0

How many people interviewed you?

Response Average # Responders
1.67 6

What was the most difficult question?

"What is one thing you would like me to tell the Admissions Committe?" More from this Member | Report Response

"Describe a time you failed, how did you respond and overcome the problem." More from this Member | Report Response

"Tell me a time where you received negative feedback about something, and how you handled the situation." More from this Member | Report Response

"Describe yourself with three words" More from this Member | Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Start thinking about MMIs. There are always three different answers: The extremes and the inbetween." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, looked up common interview questions and watched videos on YouTube." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN Questions (USC Columbia has more feedback than this page right now)" More from this Member | Report Response

"Practice questions found online" More from this Member | Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The school as a whole- curriculum, staff- everything! It wasn’t high on my list before the interview, but it is a prime contender now!" More from this Member | Report Response

"How personable they were in general. The quickness of their email replies." More from this Member | Report Response

"The people at the school - everyone truly loves being there and wouldn't want to be anywhere else." More from this Member | Report Response

"Everything. Admissions committee was super sweet, the day flowed very smoothly, lunch was good! Facilities were new and clean and beautiful, everything was super organized and state-of-the-art." More from this Member | Report Response

"School extremely new and great technology, students we interacted with love the school" More from this Member | Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Be outgoing, be curious, and be hungry" More from this Member | Report Response

"I had a really positive impression of the school, for being newer they're doing extremely well. They take holistic review seriously and really listen to their students' feedback." More from this Member | Report Response

"None" More from this Member | Report Response

"Not many cookie cutter questions. Interviewers seemed much more interested in whatever you had put down in your application. Talked about my hobby and some of my life journey for 90% of the interview." More from this Member | Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Response # Responders
Student 4
Faculty member 0
Admissions staff 0
Other 0

How did the tourguide seem?

Response # Responders
Enthusiastic 4
Neutral 0
Discouraging 0

How do you rank the facilities?

Response Avg # Responders
9.40 5

0 = low, 10 = high

What is your in-state status?

Response # Responders
In state 4
Out of state 1

What was your total time spent traveling?

Response # Responders
0-1 hour 2
2-3 hours 0
4-6 hours 0
7+ hours 2

What was your primary mode of travel?

Response # Responders
Airplane 2
Automobile 2
Train or subway 0
Other 0

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

Response # Responders
< $100 3
$101-$200 0
$201-$300 0
$301-$400 0
$401-$500 1
$501+ 0

What airport did you use?

GSP

Where did you stay?

Response # Responders
At school facility 0
With students at the school 0
Friends or family 1
Hotel 0
Home 3
Other 0

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No responses

Would you recommend the hotel?

No responses

General Info

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

Response Avg # Responders
9.20 5

0 = low, 10 = high

What is your ranking of this school's location?

Response Avg # Responders
8.40 5

0 = low, 10 = high

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

Response Avg # Responders
7.60 5

0 = low, 10 = high

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

Response Avg # Responders
10.00 5

0 = low, 10 = high

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

Response Avg # Responders
10.00 5

0 = low, 10 = high

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

Response Avg # Responders
7.20 5

0 = low, 10 = high

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