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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?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At a regional location

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)?

"In your opinion, what are the top 3 most important advances in medical technology?" Report Response

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

"Ten years from now, what do you see yourself doing, and where do you see yourself at?" Report Response

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

"What do you like to do in your spare time?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"So, what kind of food do you and your family like to eat? (In reference to my mixed racial upbringing.)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN forum, interview feedback, pre-medical interview workshop at undergraduate university, tips from a friend who interviewed in the previous cycle" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The friendliness of the students, the low competitiveness, non-sabotaging like environment that the medical students cultivate. Really enjoyed physician interviewer who was very enthusiastic and passionate about his position, and talked at length with student interviewer who is a very well rounded and interesting individual." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Everything was as expected." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I really enjoyed the interview overall. It was very laid back, and the essay at the beginning of the interview was a breeze. It wasn't made to be a critical thinking exercise." 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?

8 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?

Airplane

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

Philidelphia International

Where did you stay?

Other

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Moving Arts Bed and Respite

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/05/2011

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?

4 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?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

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

4 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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