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Individual Response

  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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?

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)?

"What specialty are you interested in?" Report Response

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

"What was your research about?" Report Response

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

"What are you doing at your gap year job?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What have you done in NYC?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What should I tell the admissions staff about you?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Interview feedback, questioned student hosts." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The vast amount of opportunities." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"MS1s seemed kind of stressed... But it may just have been a bad time for them." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The tour has a lot of walking!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Brilliant school... I'd love to attend. It's trying to get more support for primary care ventures in the coming years." 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?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

JFK

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

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?

9/5/2014

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

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

10 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"They were very responsive! Love the amount of Sinai swag we get on interview day. ;)" Report Response

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