Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Worcester
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)?

"Why medicine and not other helping proffesions, what my parents do etc..." Report Response

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

"What will I do if I don't get in." Report Response

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

"Am I confident in my ability to complete/handle the workload in med. school." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"25% of applicants are so great they will get in no matter what. 25% of applicants will never make it. 50% fall in the grey zone somewhere in between. Why should we pick you out of that 50%?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"In regards to a bad grade during undergrad: How can you assure me that something like this won't happen if you get in?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"This site, AMCAS app., asked some 1st yrs. what questions they had to answer." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"student/MD co-operation, value of student input, increasing research budget, clinical correlation & LPP, friendly atmosphere." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"not too much. once the construction is complete it should be a nice campus." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Extremely stress free environment and overall a good experience. It's more conversational than than any interview I've ever had." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/11/2004

// All Questions & Responses //

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

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //