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  • Temple University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Philadelphia
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?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

1

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 | I was asked this question too

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

"How many hours a week do you work?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"What does your brother do for a living?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"None...It was more conversational. " Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"None. By default, I guess it would be " Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"This website, mock interviews, checking out Interviewers info at Temple's website." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How pleasant everyone was, from the receptionist to the interviewer." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"We didn't get to see the ER, though we were supposed to." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Only that the interview is very informal." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Once you get to the admissions office, they give you the name of your interviewer and directions to where his office is located. I interviewed with Dr. Raul DeLa Cadena. He was very pleasant, very nice, easy to have a conversation with. I was only asked a few specific questions, and the rest was just us going off on tangents (soccer, research, school innovations, etc). " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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?

Train or subway

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/19/2006

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

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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