Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • Rush University Rush Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Chicago
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?

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 should we take you over the other candidates?" Report Response

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

"What's the biggest problem facing healthcare?" Report Response

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

"What's your best attribute?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Has anyone in your family ever needed medical attention?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How would you deal with a patient who is obese?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Spoke with students, faculty; studentdoctor.net; Rush Web site; read up on current healthcare issues" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everyone there loves Rush! Facilities are great; people are friendly." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Director of admissions was supposed to address us, and didn't leave her meeting to do so." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That I'd be seeing a cadaver." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"8:45am - Arrive at Admissions office 9:15 - Admissions director still not out of meeting 9:30 - Director of fin aid talks with us 10 - Closed interview (1 hour) 11:15 - Open interview (40 minutes) noon - lunch (complimentary, but just the salad bar and a drink) 12:30pm - Med student takes us on tour; anatomy lab, a classroom, student lounge." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/22/2004

// All Questions & Responses //

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

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //