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  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Ann Arbor
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 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)?

"what 3 words would ppl use to describe you, also i think i had to elaborate on the most prominent one. be prepared to support any" Report Response

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

"what 3 qualities should docs have, again be ready to support" Report Response

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

"where do you see yourself in 10/15/20 years, cant remember, 2 ppl asked me this though" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"i mentioned healthcare crisis, interviewer grilled me on various aspects of it, not too fun" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"describe a single incident that crystallized your interest in medicine. hard to think of on the spot--consider preparing" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"studied website and various programs school had in place, read this site, watched school videos, read school's principles and objectives. learn "why michigan", i was asked more than once" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"technology was well integrated, campus and surroundings were nice, wifi everywhere, cheap housing" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"school is big, 37k students. interview group is also huge, maybe 40 or 50 people, but they say they structure it that way" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"tour got long and hot, much walking. consider carrying water along. breakfast was continentalish--eat eggs and sausage before you arrive" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"student interview was much less pressure. 3 interviews means not so much weight on just one. school was scenic, lots of activity. weather was overcast and dreary, but at least not cold like it will get eventually. interviewees seemed sharp, all from top schools. michigan is one of the best public schools. hospital system was large, supposedly all interconnected too. good place overall, check it out, although i might prefer a smaller private institution, not sure yet." 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 is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

What airport did you use?

DTW

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Holiday Inn Express

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/16/2005

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?

6 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

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