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  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Hershey
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10


How long was the interview?

35 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)?

"No specific questions were asked; one interviewer just went over my file with me - very easy." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How many Mennonites are there in the world? (I am a Mennonite)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How many Mennonites are there in the world?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"looked over application, SDN, spent time in self-reflection" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"It's true; everybody on the campus is very nice and enjoys being at Penn State. Students and faculty are dedicated to the field of medicine." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing major; the tour could have been more in-depth, but it still gave me a feel for the school as a whole." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I had a 45 minute time gap between interviews." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was informal. I interviewed with two separate individuals; each interview was 35 minutes or so. Neither really asked me any questions - they were more interested in giving me a chance to find out about Penn State. It was clear that both had read my file though, because they had me describe some of the experiences mentioned therein." Report Response

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