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  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Dallas
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 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)?

"Do you see yourself involved with research as a doctor?" Report Response

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

"What is a book you've read recently (outside of school)?" Report Response

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

"What two deceased people would you invite to dinner?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"So you're going to talk to someone in Washington about funding stem cell research. What three people would you bring with you, and why?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Med school requires a lot of studying, and represents a huge time commitment. Have you ever had to work that hard at anything before?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Pre-med interviews at my university, Career Center at my school, studentdoctor.net" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The interviewer who was a psychiatrist listened to all I had to say and was very friendly." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"One guy talked too much about himself, his opinions on issues, his time in med school, etc." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the interviews were one-on-one, not two-on-one." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Seemed like a great school in a great location." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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

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

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/08/2011

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

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

8 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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