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  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Farmington
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

5 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"Why UConn?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in the future?" Report Response

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

"How would your friends describe you? What do you do to relax? " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Nothing really." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How would your friends describe you? (not that hard)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, uconn website, reviewed amcas and secondary answers" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Students are happy, my host was great, people study together and are happy. The tuition is nice, in-state after the 1st year if out of state. Nice anatomy lab." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Facilities are not amazing. Lecture halls are undergoing construction though. When we asked what students didn't like about the school, they said the teaching - some lecturers aren't good, they said. A couple people said the teaching isn't great, which concerned me." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"People are so nice. The hopsital is huge!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Arrived in the morning and was shuffled to a conference room where the Dean gave us a presentation of the school and did a small PBL exercise. It was fun and a good taste of PBL, not difficult. Then we get put in a room and have interviews with people (little disorganized). Lunch and tour with students, then Q&A with the Dean of student affairs at the end. Not a bad day, tour was nice. People are friendly. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

6 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

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?

6 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?

7 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

5 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

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