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  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Milwaukee
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 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?

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)?

"Tell me why you want to change careers." Report Response

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

"Are there any patient experiences you'd like to talk about?" Report Response

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

"Why MCW?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How do you show empathy to a patient you are doing art projects with?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What would you do if you saw a student cheating?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reviewed my application, ethical questions, info about the school" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Pretty much everything - the students, the facilities, the organization of the whole interview day. There was a collaborative vibe throughout the entire place." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The weather!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing, really - there were no surprises. They gave us an agenda and stuck to it." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I underestimated how much I would like the school and the area. Milwaukee was a fun place to explore and the people both at MCW and around the city were all friendly and welcoming. Students seem really happy at MCW. The fact that it is a stand-alone med school is appealing as well - you get the academic environment without the nuisance and distraction of an undergraduate population competing for the same resources. " 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+

What airport did you use?

MKK

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Courtyard Marriott Downtown

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/23/2009

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?

8 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

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

8 out of 10

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