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  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • San Francisco
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 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?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"why medicine" Report Response

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

"tell me about your family" Report Response

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

"is there anything else you would like to add? anything else i should know?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"given the current discussion about how primary care isnt working and people are dissatisfied, how does that affect your desire to enter the field." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read ucsf website, read packet from the admissions office, sdn." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"city is awesome, clinical years good. p/f for years 1 & 2. electives offered in 1st and 2nd year give students exposure to topics such as racial health disparities. curriculum intersperses topics of public health and policy. anatomy lab is on the 13th floor." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"cost of living, difficulty of housing. people become competitive in clinical years in order to distinguis themselves for residencies. but i gather that its common at many schools." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"the anatomy is 1/2 prosection, 1/2 disection. recently changed this year. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"what an amazing school. i was pretty nervous but the interviewers try to put me at ease. lunch w/an upperclassman gives you an idea of the clinical years." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/15/2004

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