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  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Norfolk
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10


How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?


What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"You are a pediatrician. A 17 yr old patient comes to you asking for birth control. What do you do?" Report Response

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

"You are the verge of failing a class when an upperclassman comes to your rescue with an illegal copy of a forthcoming test. Would you look at the test AND would you turn in your colleague. " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you know about the cannabilistic Indians that shared San Salvador with the Arawaks? (This was in the context of an experience I had)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"No curveballs really." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN and EVMS website/lit." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The enthusiasm of students and applicants, and the apparent emphasis on the student's experience." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I knew Norfolk was a beach town, and was expecting something akin to Myrtle Beach. Actually, the area of Ghent was pretty nice and even the downtown was more sophisticated than I expected. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The school really surprised and impressed me. We were made to feel welcome and comfortable, while the interview day was informative and planned with care. After my visit, EVMS quickly climbed my list." Report Response

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