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  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Boston
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

20 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

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)?

"what do you do in college?" Report Response

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

"how important is compassion in the role of physicians?" Report Response

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

"where does imagination come from?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"where does imagination come from?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"how important compassion in the role of physicians?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read over amcas...browsed through tufts website...checked old interviewfeedback.com site (which is currently down)" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"the attitude of the students, faculty, and administration...the students were genuinely happy to be at tufts...the faculty and administration were helpful and made the interview day as low stress as possible" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"location...it's in chinatown...not a pretty 'campus'" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"that interviews were semi-open file...your 2 interviews are random...the interviewers each pick a file from the pile...browse it over for 5 minutes...conduct a short interview...then pick up another file...you are not pre-assigned to a certain interviewer...it's random...and there is a lot of waiting" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"my interview experience was good...the whole random interview thing kinda threw me off...other than that everything was ok. tufts is a great place...if you're willing to spend a quarter million dollars for the next 4 years...with little fin aid...you have been warned..." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/15/2002

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