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  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Detroit
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

4 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

One (Faculty)

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)?

"How do you think your healthcare experiences have prepared you for medical school?" Report Response

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

"What do you think will be a challenge for you in medical school?" Report Response

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

"Very specific questions about my ECs (including research)." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Specific to one of my ECs. Interviewer really got in depth about my experience and asked some great questions (some of which I hadn't considered before)." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None, really. It was very conversational and the flow was organic. Nothing just popped up out of the blue." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read up on the school, past SDN school thread, SDN interview feedback" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The students were extremely friendly. All the staff were wonderful!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The main building felt a bit claustrophobic, like you might end up locked down at any moment. Tour guide explained it was built during the race riots, and it does feel like it." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

No Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was open file, but I had a chance to talk about my path as though my interviewer knew nothing about me. Be prepared to highlight things you feel are important to your story." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

5 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?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

DTW

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Marriott (Renaissance Center)

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

Blank for anonymity

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

6 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?

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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