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  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Loma Linda
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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?

2

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)?

"If you can agree with me that a transaction takes place when you go to a doctor (your insurance or your cash pays the doc for his service), then what is the product that a doctor provides in one word?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"What one person (if any) had a major impact on why you are here today (basically who influenced you to become a doctor)?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"Can a A student be a bad doctor? Can a B student be a good doctor? Do grades really matter to whether or not you are a good doctor? If not, then what does matter?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"What attracted you most to your wife? (been married for 6 months)" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"In the context of a patients relationship with his/her doctor, explain what you think this metaphor could refer to: "A rolling stone gathers no moss"" Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched their website, SDA (because I'm not Adventist), practice interviewing with my wife" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How kind everyone is and how they want you to be successful" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Don't serve meat on campus. You could say I'm a carnivore" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Doing the morning session would have been better because you do your interview first and get that out of the way. I was the later group and so we had a full day of activities and by the time I got to my interviews I was pretty tired" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Love the school and felt I did well on the interview. Can't wait to hear back!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Home

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

1/28/13

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

10 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?

4 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

5 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 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?

No Response

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