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  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Philadelphia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

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

"Why Drexel? Why medicine? General questions about GPA and extracurriculars. Questions regarding my graduate program. " Report Response

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

"How do you handle failure? " Report Response

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

"What activities do you participate in outside of school?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What would you do if your patient needs a blood transfusion and refuses?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What are your greatest weaknesses? What are your greatest strengths?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, mock interviews with students and mentor, researched Drexel website, interview skills workshop." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The campus is new and high tech. The faculty and staff are very "student centered". The two different curricular pathways are very interesting and focused on developing the best possible learning environment. The students seem very happy with their experience. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Not much! I was highly impressed!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I was very impressed with my whole experience. My faculty interviewer and student interview were friendly, informative, and professional. I loved the campus and the city seems pretty cool too. Overall a low stress and positive experience-I had fun! I could not have been more happy when I received my accept :)" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Germantown Bed and Breakfast

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/18/2008

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?

5 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

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