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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?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 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)?

"So tell me at what age did you become aware you wanted to be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"What is your passion in life?" Report Response

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

"Do you find yourself getting more pleasure when receiving than when giving?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you ever get more pleasure out of receiving than giving?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What attributes would you expect of your patients?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, reread applications." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Students are not as ''cuthroat'' as the rumor mill says, the student center was nice, the hospitals available for clinical years have quite a diverse patient population" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"We had too much time in between presentations and interviews; the day could have been shorter without the senior class video;" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Arrived at 9am; sat in for school overview presentation that lasted until 9:30am; I had interviews at 10 and 10:30am in the Library which went very well; Our tour was after interviews and then we had lunch; lunch was plain and simple...nothing fancy..but then again I would not let their interview food factor into my ranking of the school; after lunch we had two more presentations about the curriculum and student life; the senior class video followed and the day ended with a tour of the Student Center. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 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?

01/06/2007

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?

9 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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