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  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Chapel Hill
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?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

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)?

"What haven't I asked about that you would like to elaborate on?" Report Response

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

"You mentioned music as an interest of yours...explain." Report Response

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

"What are your top 3 medical schools right now and why? I realize it's only prudent to include UNC in this list, but seriously, I'm curious. Furthermore, why are you a competetive applicant for those schools?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you think will be the biggest problem facing physicians when you finally get into practice?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"So, the solution you proposed [for the answer to the last question] (see " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read up on the school." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Happiness of the students. Quality of facilities. Curriculum (didn't know quite as much as I thought I did prior to the interview day). Willingness of professors to help you sort out your medical career path." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The fact that you have to seek out professors to get them to help you (which is really not that bad b/c they will actually help) sort out your career path." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Spent the night with an MS I. Went to two classes in the morning (one more interesting than the other, but it was the day before the test, so that was to be expected). Chatted with some med students in the waiting room. Financial aid info session. Talk from one of the assistant deans. Tour and lunch (catered Panera, impressive). Two hour-long interviews (one w/ a faculty member and one w/ a admissions committee member)." 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?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/02/2006

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

9 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?

8 out of 10

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