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  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Downers Grove
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

20 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?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Tell me about yourself." Report Response

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

"What was your hardest class and how did you study for it?" Report Response

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

"What do you think the differnt is between Osteo and Alleo?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Is there anything else that you wanted us to know about yourself?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None really. They were all very open ended and about myself and my experiences." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, read school website, interview book" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The campus was laid back and had an excellent reputation. The dean was extremely nice. They spoke of having a staff comprised of both MD and DO professors as well as PHDs. All the core rotations are in the Chicago area and then there are 5 or 6 elective rotations you can do anywhere. School had a campus feel and everyone was really young." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Its farther from Downtown that I would have liked. The geese made kind of mess and were roaming everywhere. Overall nothing major though." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was very relaxed. They made an effort to be put everyone at ease. There was a lot of down time, waiting for everyone to get through the interviews and we only got to meet 2 or 3 of the students. My interview was very low stress. The interveiwers looked like they werent prepared with questions at all and just wanted to hear me speak about myself. The questions were very opened ended and they let me go where I wanted with them. The day went quickly but was enjoyable." 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?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

ord

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/15/2005

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?

7 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

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