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  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Dallas
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 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)?

"Do you think it will be easy for you to transition back to school from a research setting?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about (my school) Ducks Unlimited." Report Response

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

"What made you want to become a doctor?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Do you see yourself serving an underserved population (from a public health guy)?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, read over my personal statement" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Some stereotypes don't seem to be true, lots of patients, traditional curriculum seems good; Interviewers were way more laid back than I thought they might be" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Class size" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Unlike earlier comments, you can have two barbecue sandwiches if you want..." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"They give you an overview of the school, then you have your interviews and a tour. Then, you eat lunch with faculty and current students. After lunch, they go over things like residency, financial aid, etc. Then come the senior videos. Make sure you see the Britney Spears video -- I was embarassed for all involved..." 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?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/22/2005

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

10 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?

9 out of 10

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