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  • Rush University Rush Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Chicago
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

No Response

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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 a little about yourself" Report Response

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

"Your science GPA has dropped as you have gone through college, why?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in 15-20 years?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What was your favorite class in undergrad and why?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Name a time when there was conflict between two people, and how you helped solve the problem." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, Rush website, Rush students through SDN, and friends who interviewed there before me." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Comradeship. Every one, like SDN said, is very, very friendly. They are very willing to help you. Ask the students and staff anything!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing except you are stuck in one lecture hall basically for two years. But, the incredible hospital and the people, and being in Chicago override all of that!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Searle Conference Center is Home Base My schedule: 830am-- Arrive-Welcome 845am--Rush Medical College Overview 930am--Closed File/Co-Curricular with an M4 student 1130am-- Clinical Tours-- Tour Floor with M3 and M4 students 1200pm-- Academic Tour and Lunch with Students 1:10pm-- Reflect on Day, The Next Steps, Q and A 1:30pm-- Dr. Anderson-- Open File/Academic Interview Department of Internal Medicine -30 minutes." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great Location. Great People. Incredible New hospital being built. So nice. Huge Medical Complex. Great Teaching place. lots of hot women if your a man! Doctors are your friends and teachers. Chicago has tons to see and do. I never thought Rush was this good. You have to see to believe that Rush is a TOP notch school. You will be trained a good doctor. They have you shadow and acutally do diagnosing as an M1. Sick Sick school. I hope I get in. I cant wait to go there!!!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Merriot across the street on Harrison Street and Ashbury

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/10/2009

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?

10 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"None, Jill Volk, the director of recruitment was so friendly and helpful. She was smiling and was very interested in us." Report Response

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