Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Norfolk
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?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Something about what there anything negative about the school or city that I could see as a challenge if I came their. " Report Response

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

"Fix the healthcare system? What you do you think the over head for HMO in comparsion to Medicare is (You do not have to get this answer right they just wnat to see what you think)? " Report Response

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

"Strengths and Weakness? What do you do for fun? Why EVMS? " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"The ethical question about a 14 yr. old girl wanting an abortion. " Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"No really difficult questions. Really know the heath care system. If not in detail know the basics. Particually about HMO's and the 45 million uninsured individuals in the U.S. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN mostly. Really look at these questions because I was asked 90% of the questions found here. Also review your AAMC application and EVMS application. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The students were great. I was really impressed with the faculty involvement and how commited the faculty are to your development into a physican. I think this is the thing that most impressed me. The Children's Hospital is GREAT!!!! " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing really. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Comming into the interview previously reading others opnions of the school I had the impression that I would not like the school at all. But after talking to students there I really liked the school. Although the city needs development, I still liked it. I mean afterall you are going to med school for the school and not the city. And plus the students always had social events so that was cool. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was great. I liked my interviewers. I only had one difficult question which I was pressured to answer. But other than that it was great. Just relax and be yourself. " 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?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

ORF

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Sheraton Waterside

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/15/2006

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

7 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

// All Questions & Responses //

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

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //