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  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Ann Arbor
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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 medicine?" Report Response

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

"What will be the most humbling part of life as a doctor for you?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about activity ___ (from AMCAS)." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What will be the most humbling aspect of life as a doctor?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why medicine?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, AMCAS, researched the school website, read all the materials I was sent, prepared some answers in advance, prayer." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Very friendly students." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Ummm, hmmm, some of the facilities seemed old." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Big school feel with a football emphasis for culture. Amazing use of technology by the medschool." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Michigan is a very welcoming community. They are very enthusiastic and make you feel comfortable. The interview day is as follows: Presentation by director (Ruiz), presentation on computers/technology, financial aid stuff, 3 interviews (30 min each), lunch, tours, done. The interview kids are split into two groups (A and 1), and the other group interviewed before computer presentation. The interviews, themselves, are very relaxed. They want to get to know you better." 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?

Airplane

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

DET

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/08/2006

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

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