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  • University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Kansas City
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

7 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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)?

"Tell me about yourself?" Report Response

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

"Why medicine?" Report Response

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

"Let's say there was a 14 year-old girl in a car accident, needs a blood transfusion. Jehovah's Witness...what do you do?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What does professionalism mean to you?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Probably the professionalism question. I practiced answers to many questions to get a general feel of how I would answer but DID NOT memorize my answers but I had not practiced a question like this." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN, was very familiar with my applications both primary and secondary. Read about the school and their honor code for the inevitable cheating ethical question which I was asked." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everyone was extremely friendly. Seemed like they genuinely wanted us to go there. They have a very cooperative environment it is not cut-throat style." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing, really. I suppose there probably exist medical schools with newer facilities but KUMed's seem to be more than adequate." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"A way to relax a little better. I was a little nervous for the first few minutes of my interview." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/02/2008

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

8 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?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

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