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  • West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Lewisburg
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?

20 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Tell us about yourself and how you got involved with medicine and specifically osteopathic medicine." Report Response

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

"So we notice that you had a pretty rough freshman year. What happened?" Report Response

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

"How do you think you will cope with the schedule equivalent to 30 credit hours in a semester?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How did you manage to get along in the Czech Republic the first couple of weeks where their simplest word is "ahoj"? (This was based off my application)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why us? Why Lewisburg?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Relaxed. Read SDN. This was an easy interview. Be yourself and you will do just fine." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The location of the campus. It is amazing! I loved the area and I grew up in the metro Atlanta area. Board pass rates are 94%" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Price of tuition and the inability to get in-state tuition if not currently a resident." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Be relaxed and it will show. These guys are amazing. I found out within 2 days of interviewing that I was accepted. Just check their web site for updates." 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?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

Atlanta

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Hampton Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/16/2009

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

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

10 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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Schedule interviews for when students are not having tests." Report Response

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