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  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 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)?

"can't remember..." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Once a colleague of mine asked me to come volunteer in Haiti. I said ''no, let them die'', what do you think about that?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Are you dismissing me?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Interviewed elsewhere, fought with my parents and siblings" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"My first interview was the most fun interview I ever had, very difficult, very rapid-fire, fairly agressive, but very funny and interesting as well. The teaching facilities were great, dorms incredible." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"It's not a very diverse campus... and it lives up to it's reputation of not having a very hands-on curriculum." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"that it had subsidized housing in upper east side manhattan!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I felt that almost all the interviewees had the same background. A very great, interesting background, but very similar. I had my two interviews back to back, each lasting more than the allotted 45 minutes. The tour was fantastic - the best tour I've been on yet. The lunch was good and many students came to talk to us during lunch." 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?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

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?

12/07/2006

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?

10 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

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