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  • University of Texas Medical School-Houston
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Houston
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ 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)?

"Where do you want to practice? (say Texas if you are serious about this school)." Report Response

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

"conversational" Report Response

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

"conversational" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Conversational so not a whole lot of outright questions. Talked about the knowledge base being so wide that doctors are now more managers. Also alot about my study abroad exp." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing difficult." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read personal statement, SDN, prepared questions" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Newly renovated facilities (thanks to the flood), friendly and warm atmosphere. The 2nd tour I took of MD Anderson was from a student who was a former patient at the cancer center. Really left a positive impression. Also the food was good and my interviewers were considerate and kind and seemed geniuinly interested in me. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The student of the 1st tour said some negative things about the school across the street. I don't care much for elitism in the first place so I don't want to be in a place with a bunch of people with inferiority complexes. Luckily this wasn't so about the rest of the students I met, just this guy. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing really." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Extremely positive, one from a pediatrician and one from a phd. The first didn't ask a whole lot but seemed to try to sell the school and told me how they evaluated me. The 2nd interviewer we talked for over an hour about X countries health system vs the US. Overall great so I ranked this number 1 in the texas match." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/17/2005

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

10 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?

9 out of 10

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