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

How did the interview impress you?

Neutral

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ 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)?

"what are the three most important things to go, they dont have to be on your application." Report Response

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

"have you ever experienced a situation where your integrity was compramised." Report Response

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

"what research are you interested in" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Didnt get very interesting questions. Nothing about the healthcare system or ethics. " Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Explain your research to me like I was a molecular biologist, (it was Mol Bio research)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read Yale 24/7, website, some politics stuff, ethics stuff, etc" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The school is impressive. Gorgeous buildings, decent weather. The students I talked with were very nice, although they were not especially enthusiastic. I also really loved the Yale System. The anatomy lab is pretty awesome too. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The day was really haphazard. DIdnt get a financial aid talk. Got a lame tour, but students who werent very enthusiastic. My first interview, i got there, and his secretary said the admissions office didnt inform him about the interview, so i had to go back to office. I expected a little more from them. `" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I had done my research, so I was pretty prepared" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall, the day was OK. It didnt make me love it any more or less. Its still Yale, an awesome school with a great med program. I had a student interview and a faculty. Both didnt really ask hard questions, mostly about my experiences and why I wanted to go to Yale. The food isnt good, and the tour was really short. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

8 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?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

bdl

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/15/2008

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?

6 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

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

8 out of 10

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