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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?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 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)?

"What's the most academically challenging thing you've ever done?" Report Response

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

"Asked about research and various activities that were on my app--be prepared to discuss all of them." Report Response

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

"Is 4 more years in Ann Arbor too many? " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why do you think that people who are doctors often discourage their kids from becoming doctors too?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"You wrote about helping people. Why do you want to help people through medicine and not through a different career such as social work?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"sdn; read about ethics; read about politics; reviewed my application; practiced explanations of my research, my interest in medicine, etc" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The enthusiasm of the students and how friendly everyone was. I was also impressed by the technology available." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I was pretty hot from walking all over the place--I guess that's not their fault though! But you do walk a lot so be prepared." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Everyone has three back-to-back half hour long interviews and each one is one-on-one. I had two doctors and a 2nd year med student, but that wasn't true for everyone. All three interviews were laid back and conversational, if anything, the interview with the student was the least conversational." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In 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?

09/08/2006

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?

7 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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