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  • University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Birmingham
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

4

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)?

"What career would you seek out if all the medical schools were to close?" Report Response

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

"Why do you want to go here?" Report Response

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

"Tell me a little about yourself. Think about this question alot, it's harder than it seems when you have to fit it in 30 seconds." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is a weakness that you think you possess?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"I'm from New Orleans and particularly questions about Katrina." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reread application, studentdoctor.net, political stances on healthcare issues" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The friendliness of everyone there, not just the students and faculty, but the group of interviewees that were also present. It says alot about the type of people they potentially want in their school." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing really" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The type of interviews that I was going to be under" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Pretty good, the school really impressed me with their facilities and new cirriculum" 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?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

The Redmont Hotel

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/09/2006

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?

8 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

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