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  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Saint Louis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

6 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

1

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Open file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Tell me about yourself." Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 2)?

"Why SLU?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 3)?

"When did you realize you wanted to pursue medicine? (I am a nontraditional applicant)" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you think makes you a strong candidate?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"I see you had some academic difficulties. Tell me about them and what you did to overcome them." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN interview feedback, researched school curriculum etc, read my primary and secondary responses" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"My interviewer was very candid in discussing exactly how competitive I was in the context of the strengths and weaknesses of my application." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Saint Louis the city" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The med students at the luncheon are on the admissions committee" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Interview was very low stress, and much shorter than my other ones." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

3 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

Lambert St. Louis International Airport

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/30/12

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

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

2 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"The presentations on the school and curriculum were rather brief. Brevity is appreciated of course, but a bit more information would be nice." Report Response

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