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  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Milwaukee
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

3 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?


What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Who do you look up to? " Report Response

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

"What difficulties do you perceive having in medical school?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in ten years?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me about healthcare issues facing us in the present and in the future. " Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why do you want to become a doctor opposed to some other health profession or some other profession that allows you to help people?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"mock interviews, sdn, MCW brochure, read over AMCAS, keep up with current events" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The friendliness of the students, staff, and my interviewers; the students seem really happy and seem to have time to do other things besides study; the facilities are nice; housing is cheap; and the BIG PLUS - you hear back from them a week and half after your interview so no nail biting for months and months" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The school seems to lack diversity and the weather is horrible during winter. If you hate cold, this is not the place to go. The interview day starts late - 12:30. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the interviewers were going to be such friendly people. I could tell that they were trying their best to make me feel comfortable and the whole interview was really just a conversation. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"This is a great school to interview at. First of all, MCW has the best student-hosting program that I've encountered. The Thursday night before your interview, you attend a social where they feed you (yes!)and you have the opportunity to talk to students. They also show you an informational video and have a q&a session. You get matched up with your host in the end and off you go to get some rest. Interview day is so organized here. Lunch, info session, financial aid, interviews, tour. My interviewers were great! There were no ethical questions and the interview was like a conversation that flowed well. They had obviously done their research and seemed to really want to get to know me as a person. " Report Response

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