Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Newark
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

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?

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)?

"Tell me about your research/specific program/etc?" Report Response

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

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

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

"What do you think are qualities a physician should have?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me about yourself. Interviewer went in depth asking about background, childhood, high school, and college experiences." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What do you think will effect physicians ability to treat patients in the future?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read bunch of sample questions; went over healthcare and managed care issues; this site; and NJ Med site." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Students were very friendly and enthusiastic about the school. Non-competitive environment. Good clinical opportunities available. Got to see the anatomy lab during the tour." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Cab travel time from train station to school (around 10 mins). Was a little stressed getting there in the morning because my train was delayed, but still made it there on time." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Interview overall was a good experience, very conversational and relaxed. I felt like the interviewer really wanted to get to know me and my motivation for medicine. Also, the interviewer was really prepared and knew my application, essay, and letters of rec quite well. Ask about one bad grade on my transcript, but was understanding." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/15/2003

// All Questions & Responses //

See what the community had to say about this medical school.

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //