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  • University of Minnesota Duluth Medical School
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Duluth
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 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)?

"You have quite the family, tell me about them..." Report Response

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

"What should I tell the committee about you? And your strengths and weaknesses?" Report Response

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

"How have your experiences prepared you for primary care medicine?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you like to do when you're not studying?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What problems did you see in the healthcare system where you grew up?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Re-read AMCAS, read Newsweek, SDN and prayed." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"That everything is in one building, because it's cold outside! The friendliness of the staff and the dedication of the faculty to your success. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"That I was stuck in my hotel, it's too cold outside to go anywhere and there are no busses. :(" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Only 60 in the class! Slim chances for an out of state person, but I liked that it was small." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was relaxed, more of a kind of get-to-know you experience rather than trying to stump you with hard ethical dilemmas. The admissions people were very friendly, seemed like they knew a lot about me already, listened and I had good conversations." 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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$501+

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Edgewater Resort

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/02/2008

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

10 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?

8 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"None." Report Response

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