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  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Nashville
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

1

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 was this like, that like? etc. on my essay" Report Response

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

"Tell me why you're applying to Vanderbilt." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me what other schools that you've been looking at and if you have any questions of how they compare to Vanderbilt." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Tell me more about your trip. (It's very hard to squeeze evrything releveant about a year in two to three minutes)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Walked around campus, talked to people in department I was interested. Read this site, the VU site" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

" Seemed like it was a bit less nerdy than a some of the other top schools, but everyone did just as well." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"It gets very cold in tenessee, just like the north." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The day winds up pretty early, you're done by one, I probably would have flown out that day." Report Response

What are your general comments?

" The interview was mostly a discussion of my essay. And then we talked a little of why I wanted to apply to Vanderbilt. And about problems in medicine. More of a flowing conversation that a Q&A session." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/0/2003

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