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  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Chicago
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 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)?

"see above." Report Response

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

"Very specific questions to my file were asked. Know your file." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you think your greatest challenge will be as a physician? How will you be able to overcome that challenge?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"(I'm a teacher) How is teaching like medicine? What about the human contact to you like?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"web site, sdn, looked over my file and research" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"when I walked into the school, I said, "This is what a medical school should feel like." I had the gut feeling. pass fail system, happy students, ample research opportunities, strong traditions of success. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Chicago is a beautiful city but horrendously cold. The price. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I was really blown away and loved the school. I didn't know you ended up paying more some years with the quarter system. I didn't know how beautiful Chicago was." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I really liked the school and everything about my experience. I had the good "gut" feeling about the program and the school in general. It seemed a good fit for me. Even though the curriculum is traditional and the lecture days are long, it's pass fail, so you put in a 9-5 and you're done for the day. I was later accepted and it is definitely one of my tops." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/14/2004

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