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  • Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Hanover
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?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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?

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)?

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your last job." Report Response

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

"What type of physician would you like to become and why?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me something about yourself that will really impress the rest of the admissions committee." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"see above" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"reviewed my application and the Dartmouth viewbook and DVD." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The hospital. Plus almost everybody I met seemed happy and kind." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"That the interview day lasts nearly 8 hours but only an hour is spent actually interviewing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"50% of applicants who get an interview are eventually offered admission." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall the day was very pleasent and as relaxed as could be expected. The admissions and financial aid presentations in the morning were a bit tedious but the hospital tour was great and the interviews were very relaxed and more like a conversation than most other interviews I have been a part of." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

BOS

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/15/2005

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?

6 out of 10

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