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  • Yale School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • New Haven
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

9 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 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)?

"Explain your interest in [activity]" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your MCAT preparation and your feelings about the result" Report Response

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

"Why Yale?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Name three current controversies in the field of medicine that you are interested in, and explain your stance and future considerations regarding the debate." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"You didn't seem very involved in this activity, why did you put it on your application?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, mock interview, re-read AMCAS" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The suits of the other applicants :)" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Everything else, weather, facilities, faculty" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That Yale is overrated" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Generally good. New Haven is not a great city, wished I would have spent more time in NYC." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

5 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

JFK

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/10/2007

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

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

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