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  • SUNY - Upstate Medical University College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Syracuse
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

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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?

9

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)?

"MMI" Report Response

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

"MMI" Report Response

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

"MMI" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"MMI" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"MMI" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Looked up info about the school, used Interview Feedback, studied ethical questions, practiced MMI scenarios." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"I was very impressed by the facilities. I don't know what I expected, but I left feeling much better about the place than when I arrived. Also the admissions officials were incredibly friendly and transparent about the admissions process; we were told precisely how we would be evaluated and when we could expect to hear from them with a decision. The students all seemed happy, much happier than I expected. I really came to love the school." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing really" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How low-stress the interview actually is. I would have spent less time freaking out" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great school, great interview day. It's really short too (only about 4-5 hours of scheduled activities)." Report 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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

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?

10/06/14

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

8 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?

7 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 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?

6 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"A slightly longer information session would have been nice, but overall I thought the day was really well-structured and informative." Report Response

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