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  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Ann Arbor
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"Very conversational discussion of my hobbies." Report Response

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

"Tell me about yourself/your path to medicine." Report Response

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

"Why University of Michigan?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"I had a discussion with one of my interviewers about the pros and cons of EMRs and integrating more technology into healthcare." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What do you think are qualities you possess that would make you a good doctor?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

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

What impressed you positively?

"The U-M campus, the thoroughness and efficiency of the interview day, and the enthusiasm and approachability of the students." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Ann Arbor gets real cold real fast." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I had three interviewers: A 2nd year student, an alumnus, and a faculty member. Also, how beautiful the U-M campus and Ann Arbor would be." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great interview, great school, very professional and thorough interview experience." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

Detroit Metropolitan 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?

10/26/12

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

8 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 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?

"My admissions decision has been deferred twice, the second time for several months. An earlier decision, whether positive or negative, would be much appreciated." Report Response

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