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  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Bethesda
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?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 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)?

"I'm a civilian, the first interviewer was great and asked explicitly about whether or not I was prepared for the commitment." Report Response

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

"How would I feel about being deployed." Report Response

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

"He told a personal anecdote of a friend and fellow physician who almost died, and asked how I felt about being in harms way." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Honestly, he was more interesting than I was, picking his brain was rad." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"At every school I think "Why med" is difficult to articulate." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reading these." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The facilities were unexpectedly nice. First interviewer was great. The dean is hilarious. Interviewing class is large -- there are a lot of you -- and they'll still know who you are. Bethesda is way cooler than expected, reminded me a lot of living in a smaller SF." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing, really. Bethesda is expensive. The school itself is nestled away behind the hospital. Be aware of the years of service required." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Better directions about getting to the school itself. When you get to gate security there's a 50/50 chance they won't know why you're there. The school is a small part of the base." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Loved the school." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 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?

Automobile

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

America's Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

No Response

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?

10 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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