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  • University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Gainesville
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?

7 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?

Closed file

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

"Tell me about your experiences with Habitat for Humanity." Report Response

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

"What type of clinical experience do you have?" Report Response

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

"What do you do for fun?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If the Japanese language is picture-based, how do they fit all of the characters on a computer keyboard? (I'm Japanese, so unless you are, too, you shouldn't worry about getting this question)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Same as above" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN feedback, UF website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"everything-the students were friendly, the facilities were great, UF really places an importance on developing a humanistic approach to medicine which I really appreciated, also the impressive USMLE scores" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"what can I say, it's Gainesville" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"If you get an interview with a doctor, you'll probably end up spending your time chasing him/her around instead of actually talking about your resume" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It's a long day but the admissions staff plans it well so that you don't really start getting tired until after your interviews. The information they give you is very helpful and the interview day definitely placed UF higher on my wish list." 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?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/02/2005

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?

7 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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