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  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Pittsburgh
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 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)?

"when did you decide to become a doctor ?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your experiences (from my application)" Report Response

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

"Do you think use of technology in medicine would be helpful? (Since I have a technology background)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"no difficult questions." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN website, UPitt web site" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"WISER simulation lab, extremely friendly students." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The long talk about the curriculum (about 45 minutes)" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview day starts at 8:00 with a two hour long tour. The student interview was at 12:00 after lunch and the faculty interview was at 2:00.The student interview was very relaxed and it is done by first year students and they seem to know the stress associtaed with this whole interview process . My student interviewer was very nice and tried to make me relax and there were no difficult questions. The interview was conversational and was about 25 minutes. The faculty interview also was very relaxed and conversational. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

What airport did you use?

PIT

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Wyndham Garden Hotel

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/25/2005

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

7 out of 10

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