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  • George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Washington
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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?

Closed file

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

"Why medicine?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" Report Response

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

"Why GW?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you think will be the hardest thing about medical school?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How do you cope with stress?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, research school, review AMCAS and secondary, know my volunteering and shadowing with specific examples" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everything--location, opportunities, curriculum, proximity to hospital, tour, lunch was AWESOME!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Cost. I'm a Texas resident, so I'm spoiled with the med school rates there." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That I didn't need to stress about the red line being weird on the metro and that I would get there an hour early, but it wasn't a big deal." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Love this school. Interviews were really conversational, but as they are closed file, you don't have the luxury of the interviewer prompting you about things they've seen in your file. Really be able to highlight or bring up examples of your work, academics, and passions during your discussion." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of 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?

Home

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?

9/7/2012

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?

10 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?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 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?

"Can't think of anything, everything went smoothly for me." Report Response

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