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  • New York Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Valhalla
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?

9 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?

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)?

"Why NYMC" Report Response

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

"Open ended: Tell me about (activities listed on AMCAS)" Report Response

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

"Who was the most influential person in your life?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me about your volleyball club. I told her I hardly played once I got to college because I wasn't very good but loved the sport. I played abroad at a social club instead. She told me she is just like me. We had a good laugh." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None. All reasonable. I just couldn't recall my grades when she asked.. so I confused my C+ in Arthurian tradition and said it was in Orgo II... bad call." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read over my PS and MCAT activities and practiced typical questions" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The student body" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"dorms are very college like... no pets?! really?! it's like living in UG all over" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

No Response

What are your general comments?

"loved this school, mostly for it's location, student body, and it's anatomy lab." 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?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$501+

What airport did you use?

JFK

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?

01/17/2012

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

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

10 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

6 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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