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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?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 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?

Closed file

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

"Describe a difficult decision you had to make (and other similar behavioral questions in the closed file interview)" Report Response

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

"About my gap year position" Report Response

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

No Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Lots of very specific behavioral questions" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched the school and reread my application" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Friendliness of students/faculty, student enthusiasm, curriculum, research opportunities, surrounding Nashville area, facilities..." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing. love this school" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Neither of my interviewers gave any kind of feedback as to how I was doing -esp the short/closed file behavioral interview. A bit unnerving" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall a really fun day!" 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?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

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?

10/24/2014

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?

9 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 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?

8 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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