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  • Long School of Medicine - University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • San Antonio
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?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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?

Closed file

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

"What are three of your strengths?" Report Response

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

"What is your greatest weakness? " Report Response

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

"What can I tell the admissions committee about you that makes you stand out?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you break bricks and boards? (I teach martial arts). " Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing too difficult really, I guess the question about what they could tell the committee about me. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, mock interviews, read the schools website, read my personal statement, relaxed. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The schools focus on students, volunteer opportunities, holistic education, and life outside of medical school. The kindness and caring attitude of the faculty and students. The many volunteer opportunities from year one, the light 4th year schedule allowing for volunteer or travel. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The physical buildings were a little old, but everything seemed adequate (not state of the art). Wish we could have seen the anatomy lab, but understand their reasoning. The area isn't the best, but what can you do? " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Just relax! Seriously, I didn't believe everyone but its true, just be yourself, thats the best advice I could have received. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

6 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?

1 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Best Western Medical Center Hotel

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/24/2008

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?

5 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?

10 out of 10

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