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  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Saint Louis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

6 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?

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)?

"What makes medicine different from any other profession?" Report Response

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

"What are some characteristics of a good physician?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your research X (he picked the most inconsequential of all my activities)" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What makes medicine different from any other profession?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None seemed that difficult- The difficulty was that the interviewer seemed to have set answers that he was looking for. He would eventually try to lead me to the answer that he wanted." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"My AMCAS, SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How laidback the students were. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The facilities were a little old.. not terrible however" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"St. Louis is really not a bad city at all.. There seems like there is a lot to do" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Wierd interview. I don't think it was typical, just my very old interviewer. The tour was given by a 4th year med student who seemed to keep emphasizing that SLU wasn't his first choice, but that he liked it anyway." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

4 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?

$501+

What airport did you use?

STL

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Millenium St. Louis

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/03/2006

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?

6 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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