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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?

4 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"What do you feel to be your greatest accomplishment?" Report Response

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

"Why do you want to be a D.O.?" Report Response

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

"How do you deal with stress?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What was the biggest mistake you made in your life and how did you deal with it?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None really- all questions were personal and seemed easy to me. Other applicants had ethical questions, while I had none." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read personal statement, SDN, secondary app." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The campus was beautiful with great facilities, and the interview was more personal than other schools I had been to. Also, the amount of residency opportunities in Chicago is almost enough to make me want to choose CCOM over any other school." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The campus isn't as close to downtown Chicago as I would like (although I knew this ahead of time) and I wish my interview had been longer (it was only about 20min. long). " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was quite easy- all my questions were about my personal life, goals, etc." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 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?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Hyatt-Lisle

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/25/2005

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?

7 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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