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  • Oregon Health & Sciences University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Portland
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?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 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)?

"Tell me about your family, what is your support system in Portland, what is something you feel strongly about..." Report Response

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

"How do you know medicine is something you want to do? Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" Report Response

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

"There were no ethics/healthcare policy questions asked. I felt I needed to work in that I was familar with insurance issues, etc where at other schools this was a big focus. An interesting departure..." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is one thing about yourself you regret and what would you change about it?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How do you measure personal success?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"news sources, Healthcare policy book, practice interview, SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The school curriculum is very progressive and laid back. The early clinical experience offered is unique and seems quite helpful. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The cost is quite steep ($40k OOS). the facilities are very crowded. The interview day was not well-organized." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I had two interviews. It was kind of a good cop/bad cop experience in that one was really nice and the other was the dean of admissions, who was less impressed with me than the first one. There is lots of down time during the day but I felt like I learned a lot about the school and it's a good one." 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?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/15/2006

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?

8 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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