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  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New Orleans
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"Tell me about your family." Report Response

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

"Give me a couple of paragraphs to give to the admissions committee about you." Report Response

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

"What kinds of jobs have you had?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you think you and Ayn Rand share a similar philosophy?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What do you do outside of school? (I totally blanked on appropriate responses)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read over AMCAS/supplemental and admissions materials" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The students were amazing-- really friendly and down-to-earth. They seemed very happy to be there." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Their professor made a deal with the first-year class that if 80% of them showed up for class on a day when the guest lecturer was visiting, the guest lecture wouldn't be on the exam. They couldn't even get 50% attendance." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"New Orleans is definitely not a city to spend just one day in-- I should have stayed the weekend." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I had an extremely positive experience; Tulane quickly moved from being in my top 3 to being my top choice. Two of my interviewers were very friendly and relaxed; the other one wasn't too nerve-wracking :) Good interview, good school." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/03/2004

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