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  • University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Galveston
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in 10-15 years?" Report Response

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

"What's the last movie you saw? What's the last book you read?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Interviewer had me role play as my best/closest friend and talk about myself from her point of view." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Interviewer had me role play as my best/closest friend and talk about myself from her point of view." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN. Reviewed current events and health care reform online. Reviewed my application. Information from student ambassadors on interview day." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everything. The campus. The curriculum (basically one class every 8 weeks for the first year and a half-day schedule). The extracurricular activities available. How relaxed the students were. The city (small town feel in close proximity to a big city). The beach." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"One of my interviewers was rude and seemed disinterested in the whole thing. But the school allows a third interview if you feel one of your interviews didn't go too well, so that was nice." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"There is quite a bit of walking because the campus is so spread out. There was definitely more walking than I expected. Wear comfortable shoes." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall, I'm greatly impressed with this school and would love to be able to attend school here. Hope I get in!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Best Western Plus

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/13/2013

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

8 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

6 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"None. Almost everyone there was super helpful, nice, and funny!" Report Response

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