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  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Farmington
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 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)?

"What is the most difficult part of being in charge of _________ ? (a student group)" Report Response

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

"Why UConn? Where else did you apply, and how do you plan to make a decision?" Report Response

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

"Specific research questions requiring yes or no answers, or hard numbers instead of a description." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"I was asked an extremely specific question about a research timepoint" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"see above, because I was not expecting that level of detail" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read the website, read a book about classic cases in medical ethics and a book called "Understanding Health Policy" " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The facilities and area were beautiful, I learned that Yale sends students to UConn for clinical training, and the Assistant Dean took the time to meet with each applicant to make sure that we had expressed what we wanted the comittee to know" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The medical center is rather isolated (good and bad, I guess), and every student is a "commuter" student" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Lunch is late, bring a snack! " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"UConn seems like an excellent school for both primary care and specialty care. The admissions staff were extremely helpful and the students were very happy. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/08/2004

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