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  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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?

6

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)?

"Hypothetical questions about where I would redirect my research if I acquired a particular result (MSTP interview)" Report Response

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

"Tell me more about... (musical extracurricular activity)" Report Response

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

"What do you think about women in medicine and science?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

No Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reviewed my previous research and applications, SDN questions, read advice online" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Quality of the facilities and research. Students seem very happy here and laid-back. Pass/fail preclinical curriculum. Non-competitive, collaborative environment." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Not much" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Wear good shoes because it's a LOT of walking back and forth." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great interview experience! Even if I don't get in, it was a great visit." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Train or subway

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

Would you recommend the hotel?

No Response

General Info

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

7 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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