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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?

2 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 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)?

"Why do you want to attend Vanderbilt?" Report Response

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

"Why are you applying to school now?" Report Response

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

"In what area of medicine do you see yourself practicing and why?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why did you travel after college?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"I wasn't asked any particularly difficult questions. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read their website, reviewed my application." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The interviewer was very friendly and clearly well versed with my AMCAS application. The students seemed very happy." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing. I would rate my experience at Vanderbilt very positively." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The interview day seemed rather unstructured - but it gave me a chance to sit in on classes and check out the beautiful campus and facilities." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interviewer was extremely friendly and went out of his way to make me feel comfortable. He was very positive and really allowed me the chance to share some of my experiences with him. I was suprised that my interview was actually enjoyable and I definitely would rank Vanderbilt as a top choice." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/15/2004

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