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  • University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Galveston
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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?

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)?

"How do you intend to pay for medical school? (Asked in different ways by both interviewers.)" Report Response

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

"What experience do you have working/learning in a team/group environment? (Also asked by both interviewers.)" Report Response

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

"What were the best and worst times in your life?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you have trouble with the idea of taking out loans to pay for medical school? (based on my background in business)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"A role-play scenario of a group member who was being difficult and not holding his own in the group." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, good night's sleep, talk to friend who is MS2" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The positive attitude and diversity of the students. The problem-based curriculum." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The admissions staff was notably absent after the morning introductions. Never met the dean of admissions. No chance to ask faculty or staff questions after interviews/tours." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"UTMB is a big, spread-out campus that is full of construction. It can be a real challenge to find your way around, even with a map!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"If only it weren't in Galveston..." 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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Wyndham Tremont

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

08/10/2007

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?

4 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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