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  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Neutral

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

1

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)?

"Tell me about your undergrad institution." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

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

"Tell me about your research." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

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

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Nothing too interesting, just basic stuff." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing difficult." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, re-read my primary and secondary apps, school's website" -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The hospital facilities; the enthusiasm and general nice-ness of the students." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"A lot of noise and construction." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The subway goes directly from JFK to the doorstep of the medical center for $7." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

What are your general comments?

"My interviewer seemed cold and un-caring, although other interviewers seemed warm and generally conversational." -Posted 11/12/2006 | Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

What airport did you use?

JFK

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

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

$301-$400

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/09/2006

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?

9 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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