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  • Washington University-St. Louis School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • St. Louis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Neutral

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ 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)?

"Why medicine?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your research experience." Report Response

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

"What do you do to relax/how do you deal with stress?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How have your experiences validated your choice of medicine as a career?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing really, my interviewers just seemed really interested in my background as a foreign highschoool graduate." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"studentdoctor network, MSAR 2004-05, personal statement, supplemantary essay, talking to current students, handbook from school." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"the campus was very impressive." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"the medical students were not as friendly as i'd expected. But, many of my fellow-interviewers were quite nice and easy to talk to." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"try to schedule your interviews when the first year med students DON'T have exams. They're are not approachable or conversational under stress. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I had heard a lot about how friendly and laid back the students were, but I did not really get that impression. Perhaps my interview was just poorly timed (they had an anatomy exam that day)" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/10/2003

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