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  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Farmington
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 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?

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)?

"Uhm...I don't really remember...he asked about my Phil major..the student asked a lot about my application..." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Describe the process by which you ended up in this room (ie; the interviewer's room)...it was a nice change from "Why do you want to be a doctor"?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What do you think about Affirmative Action policies?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Sadly...I didn't do anything. But that wasn't a bad thing. They tell you lots about the school, so there's plenty to ask about. And I knew my application well. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The amount of community service and ethics that are integrated into UConn's curriculum. Also, how happy the students are." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Honestly? Nothing. It's a really great place." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I wish I had known about that Q/A session. Here's something helpful: If you have part of your interview at the Exchange (like someone in my group did), call x2143 for a shuttle. ALSO....eat breakfast. You won't eat till 1:30pm....I got hungry during my second interview" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It started out with an information session about UConn..then the student interview (or faculty...but usually student)...then the faculty interview...then lunch and a tour with students...then a PBL session...then an exit interview with Dr. Sanford. It was a great experience. UConn's a very caring place!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/09/2002

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