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  • University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Kansas City
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 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?

3

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

" Describe your life after high school. (I had a span of time after high school which was unclear)" Report Response

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

"Describe your weaknesses. " Report Response

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

"Would you change someone's perscription to another name so they could have the insurance company pay for it?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What's the best movie you've seen lately." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Describe your ideal office" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN and did a mock interview." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The second interview was closed file, and I felt more relaxed with them. Even though I don't think all of the staff were as well intentioned as they seemed, these two surgeons seemed genuinely interested." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The first interviewer was an instructor. I believe his name was Edward, and he seemed very stand-offish. Also, I believe Edward was suggesting that my depression would negatively effect my studies. He mentioned it twice, and I had to explain it to him more than once. There are a total of two classrooms; one for each class. It didn't seem like I was at a school at all." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

" The students mostly don't go to class. Instead, they listen to a pod cast which has been synchronized with a power point presentation." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Two separate interviews were one after the other. The first interview was open file. The second was closed file. " 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?

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

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/13/2007

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

4 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

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

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