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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?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 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?

3

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)?

"How is the pre-med life at UChicago? (I go to undergrad here)" Report Response

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

"How do you think your involvement in martial arts will help you in your medical school process?" Report Response

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

"If you didn't pursue medicine, what career path would you follow?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Can you recommend a book for me?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing really. All the interviews were pretty conversational and they specifically said that they don't want to ask any difficult questions or questions to trip us up because they were confident that if we were chosen for an interview we could all take on the course load. They really just wanted to get to know you as a person." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Mock interview, went through every question on the interview feedback here on SDN, talked to my reflection a lot" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everybody -- all the staff, faculty, students -- were absolutely the nicest bunch of people that I've ever met. And all the students that I talked to seemed genuinely happy to go to Pritzker and they all seemed very passionate about their involvement with the different activities at Pritzker." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"My student interviewer seemed a bit bored at first and almost felt like she wasn't paying attention to me, but I think that was because she took down the most amount of notes and was so focused on that. She was, in the end, very helpful in answering questions and very nice to talk to as well." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I wish I would've known how stress-free the entire day would be and that you'd meet so many great interviewees during the day." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Other

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Home

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

9/4/2014

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?

8 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Nothing really. They were some of the friendliest, most helpful group of people ever and they really made you feel welcomed." Report Response

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