Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Worcester
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?

45 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 didn't you follow pre-med track as undergrad? I have a BA." Report Response

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

"Ask me anything about this school (a hard question after you've read every piece of literature and been given four hours of presentations about the school)" Report Response

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

"Standard "tell me about yourself" questions" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How do we solve the crisis of the cost of healthcare and disparity of coverage?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Same. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Website, catalog, mock interviews" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Ease of interviewers and administrators, intelligence of current students, Dean Paraskos' talk, academic opportunities (international medicine, LifeFlight), research facilities, cost of living in Worcester" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Facilities are a little rough; one interviewer had some disconcerting, old medical apparati in his office that I think were the "utensils" used to relax hysterical women in Victorian days. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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?

Automobile

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/21/2005

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?

9 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

// All Questions & Responses //

See what the community had to say about this medical school.

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //