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  • Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Indianapolis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 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?

1

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)?

"Asked about SAT scores, class rankings, and about my high school experience." Report Response

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

"What are your hobbies, strengths/weaknesses, career goals, etc." Report Response

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

"Very specific questions about my application, such as why I chose to study abroad, why I chose my major, etc." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"All questions were pretty much what you would expect..." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Where I would be in 10 years. I don't know why I have a hard time answering that question." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read over the website, a book on medical schools, my application, and many issues of Time magazine (hey, it helps to know about the world)." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"My interviewer was VERY nice, and since I am a minority, I got to meet with other minorities and everyone was really cool. Students came to talk to us and most seemed like they really liked it." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Two things: going out to check out Indianapolis. It almost seemed like a ghost town to me cause for some reason, there weren't too many people out. Also, there were SO many interviewees so everyone was just looking at each other as we waited, and it was kinda weird." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"To bring more comfortable shoes, but I will remember them next time!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"There are supposed to be 2 interviewers but I only had one, who was very nice and very interested. We had good conversation. The students were really pushing the school. I did not feel too stressed and the interview was a lot more relaxed than I had thought it would be. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

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?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$201-$300

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

4 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Days Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/14/2005

What is your ranking of this school's location?

5 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

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