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  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • San Francisco
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?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ 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?

Closed file

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

"What is your GPA and MCAT score?" Report Response

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

"Why did you decide to take a "gap" year?" Report Response

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

"What do you think is going to happen to healthcare in the future?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How did you like Vietnam (talking about travels)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is the future of healthcare? I didn't know how to really answer this question gracefully although I should have." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Mock interviews at the career center & with friends, researched the school, prepared responses and questions to ask" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The down-to-earthness of everyone I met there (including the Dean)" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Not attached to an undergraduate university, not many dual-degree programs" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I knew that some interviews are done at other locations, but I didn't realize the almost all of us would have interviews at other locations. It is definitely the norm, not the exception. Be prepared to take a shuttle." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Awesome!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

4 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Train or subway

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/9/11

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?

10 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?

8 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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