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  • LIJ School of Medicine at Hofstra University
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Hempstead
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?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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?

Open file

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

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"Do you think you will learn well with our style of curriculum?" Report Response

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

"What specialty do you want to do?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Tell me about a time when you demonstrated your ability to make a decision in a high pressure situation while acting as a leader." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN, reviewed my application, looked at the website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The curriculum seems very innovative. All of the students were very happy to be there. The program seems to be a huge success re: board scores, medical community response to the students during residency applications." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I really got the impression there was a big drinking culture." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Show up at least 30 minutes prior to the listed "arrive time." that's actually the start time." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"A great school, i left much more impressed than i was when i started." 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?

7+ 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?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

2 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Viana Hotel and Spa

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

November 14th, 2014

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?

4 out of 10

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

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

7 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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