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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?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 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?

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 GW?" Report Response

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

"What profession would you go into if you couldn't be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"What do you like to do for fun?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is your favorite food?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why would you be fit to be a doctor? It wasn't supposed to be particularly hard to answer, but then once I told him why, he wanted more....." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reading through SDN. going through some interview prep books, going over my GW secondary essay, practiced saying my interview questions, etc" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"I love that they have a big sis/lil sis program!! Didn't know that before coming here! The facilities are also really nice and I LOVED their simulation center. I LOVE the location of the school as well ugh I'm such a city person so I would love it there." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Just the financial aid and cost of living in DC of course. Also not very excited about their long class days but that wouldn't be enough to make me not come here." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Hmm..just that I'd hate blind interviews haha, they work for others but I like when the interviewer has my application in front of them and can just ask questions pertaining to my application." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Loved the school and the location!!! Not a huge fan of blind interviews at all though. But the interview day was awesome." 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?

10 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?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Best Western Georgetown Hotel & Suites

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/15/12

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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Maybe to have the students sit with us during lunch! So we're at eye level with them." Report Response

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