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  • University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Gainesville
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?

40 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)?

"See above." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What would you do if you and your family were at a Gator football game and some of your fellow medical students (wearing UFMED shirts) were openly drunk and being obnoxious? Would you report them to the dean's office?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Same. He later explained that this had actually happened." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read this website, reviewed application. Prayed a lot." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"UF has so many innovative programs and opportunities for students. During the first year you get off for a month to shadow a doctor and the students do mission trips. Also there is the Arts in Medicine program and a free outreach clinic run by students. UF gives students the opportunity to garner more research experience by changing around some classes and now the campus has wireless internet throughout the facility. Everybody was supernice and laid back, including the other interviewees. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Few URM's and the facilities are older. Plus the day is pretty long, I slept like a baby that night." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Everyone from my organic chemistry class got into UF and is there now. UF has newly instituted a deposit of $200 to hold your spot." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"UF has a lot to offer and is definetly one of my top choices. Financial aid is reasonable. My first interviewer asked a lot of questions dealing with three's: What are the top three world health problem's? What are your top three best traits? Three worst traits? Who are your three hero's and the like...The second interviewer was very converstional and we talked about her work as well as things on my app. The day is pretty relaxed. UF will let you know in a week where you stand." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/15/2004

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