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  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

7 out of 10


How long was the interview?

25 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

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What was the style of the interview?


What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"tell me X (y, and then Z) in your application" Report Response

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

"no ethical hard ?'s I remember - just a convo" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"nothing really interesting - just about the stuff in my application" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"website, sdn, thinking about why this school was my top choice - i let the interviewer know that" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"location (yes its not the nicest part of NYC - but its NYC nonetheless), prestige, facilities, HOSPITAL! - incredible, clinical training, students were pretty cool people" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"atmosphere was a little suffocating at times, an intense place, but then agian what med school really isn;t" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"not to be so stressed - I'm very relaxed person, but since this was my #1, i was a stressed and perhaps it showed" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"good time, area is definatley dismal but I guess thats the trade-off for being the at the best school in NYC (not just USnews wise) but its really got a well deserved rep. CLincial training is fantastic and students get the residencies that they want" Report Response

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