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  • Ross University School of Medicine (Dominica, Caribbean)
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Iselin
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?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

5 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At a regional location

How many people interviewed you?

1

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)?

"List 2 things, non-medical related, that are unique features about yourself?" Report Response

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

"Will you bring your family with you?" Report Response

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

"Would you return to the military to practice medicine?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Day and month you got married?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"List 3 weaknesses you have." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Absolutely nothing. I did not even review my applicaiton." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The mediator seems to want to give you every opportunity to validate your flaws, either in a grade or on the mcat." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The mediator lied to me. She told me that you can only get into a US med school if you have these stats: MCAT>33, GPA > 3.8. That was a bit dramatic there killer!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the interview location would be so cold and windy. Also, there was not a lot to do so don't get there toooo early. One hour before is plenty." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"For some reason, it takes 2-6 weeks to get a final decision. That is ridiculous. 2 should be the max, not the min. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

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?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/28/2008

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?

3 out of 10

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

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

6 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?

7 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"None" Report Response

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