Menu Icon Search
Close Search

< Response List


Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • SUNY - Upstate Medical University College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Syracuse
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?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 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?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Everyone has good grades and MCAT scores, what makes you different?" Report Response

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

"What should I tell the admissions committee about you?" Report Response

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

"What one activity will most contribute to your success as a physician?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, internet, SUNY upstate website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Students, facilities, organization of the interview day" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I don't like the idea that 1/4 of the 3rd year students go to Binghamton... but after interviewing it seems that you only go if you choose to go." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"More about the Binghamton program. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I was on the fence before but now I am very interested in Upstate." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In 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?

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

Syracuse Hancock

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/20/2008

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

5 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

5 out of 10

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

5 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

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

5 out of 10

// All Questions & Responses //

See what the community had to say about this medical school.

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //