Spring 2021 Required on campus attendance: January 19-20, 2021. More from this Member The university annually sets minimum specifications for computers for each new entering class. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "how did you work with a teammate that wasnt pulling their weight" More from this Member Illegal aliens using government resources? | Report Response, "Why VCU" More from this Member (Describe differences in healthcare in Trinidad and in the US. Whether you’re switching schools or finishing your degree, we have the tools to make transferring easy. More from this Member | Report Response, "How have you changed since you started college?" caught me off guard." More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe a situation where you experienced negative feedback, how it affected you, etc." | Report Response, "Did you even consult your undergraduate medical advising office to see if you were a reasonable candidate?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How would you fix the healthcare system." More from this Member | Report Response, "Why VCU/MCV?" | Report Response, "why do u want to be a doctor" Check our registration calendar to sign up for one. With 847 physicians, 1093 licensed beds, annual inpatient admissions of more than 35,000, ER admits for 111,000 and outpatient clinic visits of close to 350,000, MCV is the eighth largest medical center on an academic campus in the country. More from this Member More from this Member Welcome to the Department of Anesthesiology at the VCU School of Medicine. | Report Response, "Tell me how you got here." Your MCAT scores improved a lot, how did you do that? Each program uses a self-managed application process and faculty committees to evaluate criteria appropriate to the profession. Applicants to any of these programs must submit supplemental admission materials, all of which are available on our main Apply page. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself and why you would like to attend VCU." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you plan to incorporate family life into the career of a surgeon? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe a situation involving interacting with a culture different from your own." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member If your score is far below, your application may be screened out due to numerical cutoffs. More from this Member | Report Response, "What was the most interesting book you've read?" | Report Response, "Talk about a time you faced failure" More from this Member More from this Member (My essay was on globalization)" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you like your Governor? More from this Member | Report Response, "So you went to (Undergraduate College). | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a doctor" More from this Member | Report Response, "How does a body obtain energy?" | Report Response, "What is a negative characteristic of a physician that you have observed? Choose the email address you will use for VCU correspondence. | Report Response, "Nothing really. More from this Member why is it that you want to enter this field in the midst of such difficulties? report. More from this Member | Report Response, "How will you add to diversity at VCU?" More from this Member The preferred application deadline for fall semester admission is March 15. More from this Member | Report Response, "Talked about prominent health care issues." | Report Response, "Detailed overview of extra-curricular timeline." More from this Member I was allowed to do things that students at other schools never got the chance. | Report Response, "Is there anything at all on your application that you want me (the interviewer) to make sure is expressed to the admissions committee? " | Report Response, "Do you think that your high school or college had more of a drug problem?" | Report Response, "What kind of job can a blind person have?" | Report Response, " Something healthcare related, I cant remember exactly." (this was in reference to a wine class that i had taken) " More from this Member More from this Member Please note: For Spring 2021 and Fall 2021, because of the lack of standardized examinations being offered due to the public health concerns related to COVID-19, VCU will review all applications for admission without standardized test scores. Early Rejection from VCU Med School. More from this Member | Report Response, "interview was standard" | Report Response, "Tell me about your mcat experience" No ethical questions. " | Report Response, "What would have made you comply with your doctor's orders better?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member What was your high school like? Medicine I, occupying the first year (mid August to early June), emphasizes normal human structure, function, growth, and development. | Report Response, "Nothing really! snowflakes, 01.03.14. | Report Response, "Do you read? I did multiple paracenteses, I opened during surgical cases and even got to sew using the Da Vinci surgical robot." | Report Response, "Tell me about your research experience." | Report Response, "What is your opinion on underage drinking at college, have you seen that it affects education?Marijuana usage? | Report Response, "what do you think will happen if the government started paying people to donate organs?" More from this Member Lab: You have been involved with RNAi, is there any advice you can give on problems you have ran into?" | Report Response, "Do you have problems with diversity?" | Report Response, "why mcv/vcu?" The Virginia Commonwealth University Board of Visitors will hold an electronic meeting on December 17 beginning at 5:00 p.m. 12/14/2020 VCU honors newest graduates at virtual commencement ceremony The Premedical Graduate Certificate Program (CERT) of Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (SOM) is a one-year, graduate-level program for individuals seeking to enhance their qualifications for admission into professional school, including Medical and Dental School. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "N/A...everything was very organized." 427 16. | Report Response, "What was the most interesting class you've taken outside of medical/bio courses" More from this Member (I've done a lot of work in eating disorders and I coach gymnastics)" Review the school’s admission details. | Report Response, "Describe your volunteer experience" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about something you have seen in the news recently that was interesting to you and why" More from this Member More from this Member Many of the same professors who teach in the CERT program teach in M1 or D1 courses at VCU. More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you read Harry Potter? What do you like to do when you have some free time?" | Report Response, "If you wanted to plan a vacation with your friends, how would you plan it? | Report Response, "How do you deal with failure and set-backs?" Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Top 8 Strategies to Prepare for and Ace your MMI, Good Habits to Develop Before Embarking on your Medical School Journey, 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Medical School, How to Get Into Medical School in 10 Steps, What You Need to Know About the CASPer Test, McGlothlin Medical Education Building (MMEC), PO Box 980565. | Report Response, "nothing really. More from this Member More from this Member Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "In your religion (Hinduism), is there anything that might propose or oppose issues like cloning or stem cell research?" More from this Member Describe to me how you narrowed down to VCU as one of your choices." VCU makes sure we have everything we need to succeed here, such as VCU Transition Leaders who support new transfers. More from this Member | Report Response, "Would a single-payer system fix the healthcare system?" | Report Response, "none out of the ordinary" | Report Response, "tell me about your family" Note for December 1, 2020: The online applicant portal and transfer application are currently experiencing intermittent outages and slower response times. | Report Response, "My interviewer asked me a lot of questions about my high school experience...grades, AP/IB scores, clubs/sports I did...I just thought it was odd." Transfer applicants who submit all materials for fall admission by the March 15 deadline will receive a decision by May 1, otherwise decisions are sent on a rolling basis until enrollment capacity is met. | Report Response, "Why Richmond/MCV?" Information sessions just for transfer students are hosted at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday every month and at 11:15 a.m. on select Fridays. More from this Member | Report Response, "Why medicine, when you're a liberal arts major?" More from this Member | Report Response, "How would you feel if starting tomorrow morning, government had full control over the healthcare system?" Describe good attributes of physicians. More from this Member All were pretty basic "get to know you" questions." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "I was asked about specific experiences, hobbies, work and research that was listed on my primary application." | Report Response, "What do you think about stem cell research? " What is your favorite movie? | Report Response, "Explain your clinical/research experience. " followed by what do you think about mitichondria and their DNA?" very impressed" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member However, she became defensive when we discussed my concentration. More from this Member | Report Response, "Why were you in a hedge fund?" | Report Response, "What are your SAT scores? Visit the VCU Transfer Center website for information about transfer course equivalencies, recommended courses to take if you plan to transfer, and details about support services at VCU for transfer students. More from this Member | Report Response, "Why do you want to leave california and come here?" Also, students are discriminated against here for everything from having ADD to outside activities." (After I mentioned I liked soccer)" | Report Response, "Why your undergraduate inst." Why did you apply to MCV?" More from this Member Virtual celebration, VCU Wilder School Facebook page Graduates, friends and family are encouraged to share photos and personal messages the morning of the celebration between 10 a.m. and noon using the hashtag #VCUWilder2020.. More from this Member In the meantime, you can schedule an appointment with an Education Abroad Adviser to begin planning for when study abroad does resume or for a virtual program. | Report Response, "Do you think same gender education should be adopted?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. | Report Response, "How I could tell that I had gained the trust of the autistic child that I was teaching." | Report Response, "What is your favorite part of the cell?" | Report Response, "what do u feel about cloning humans" More from this Member According to someone on SDN, it's a full tuition scholarship! | Report Response, "Why medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe a time when you felt in over your head. If you were the surgeon general, the top doctor in the US, what medical issue would you want to tackle? Any idea of the field of medicine you want to enter? | Report Response, "All basic questions...why do u want to be a doctor, what is your def of professionalism etc...mainly just talked about my EC activities....my interviewer seemed to know me better than i knew myself haha! Get In Touch. tell about your clinical experiences. | Report Response, "None" | Report Response, "about my grades and if i feel i could succeed at VCU/MCV" What do you do for fun?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Other than the experience described in your AMCAS essay, what has been the most important volunteer experience in your life? " What do you think of it?" More from this Member More from this Member Courses and credit requirements for admission vary for the undergraduate programs in clinical laboratory sciences, clinical radiation sciences, dental hygiene and nursing on the MCV Campus. | Report Response, "What's your opinion on what is being done with Health Care now?" | Report Response, "There are over 100 medical schools in the country. | Report Response, "Who won the 2010 FIFA Player of the year award? | Report Response, "More questions: What medical experience impacted you the most? More from this Member | Report Response, "Questions about my application" | Report Response, "Are you into Harry Potter?" Submit supplemental materials, if necessary — required of applicants to Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies or MCV Campus undergraduate programs (i.e., clinical laboratory sciences, clinical radiation sciences, dental hygiene and nursing). More from this Member Dr. Kevorkian? | Report Response, "What are some of your strengths?" | Report Response, "About my particular experiences" | Report Response, "Went through my personal statement paragraph by paragraph. | Report Response, "When asked whether they would choose a career in medicine again, 40% of physicians said no. | Report Response, "Why don't you like the Red Sox?" Check out SDN's library of webinars on YouTube. We are specialize in Laser Cutting, V-Cut, Bending, Welding and Turning service. | Report Response, "Have you heard of Dr. This is the most transparent application process there is. More from this Member Aka every ethical question imaginable" Could've used a question or two about ethics/health care issues." More from this Member | Report Response, "Who was the most influential person of the 20th century?" | Report Response, "What made your experience in Fraternity and Sorority Life so different than the sterotypical experience?" More from this Member share. More from this Member More from this Member Box 842520 Richmond, Virginia 23284-2520 | Report Response, "Tell me about your hobbies." More from this Member | Report Response, "nothing was very interesting" -board prep excellent More from this Member | Report Response, "What was the most recent book you read?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about your research." | Report Response, "Where do you see yourself in 20 years?" | Report Response, "What is the biggest issue in healthcare in the US? " More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about your ___ experience working in hospitals. " More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself (while he read my copy of my AMCAS application I had luckily brought with me...)" Students who have received a refund are ineligible to participate in t… I interviewed with a 4th year who was very enthusiastic about the school and about the things I had done. | Report Response, "The questions were all pretty straightforward, and standard. " More from this Member | Report Response, "mainly generic, unfocused ethical questions like: "what do you think about stem cell research?"" | Report Response, "What do you think of healthcare reform?" why VCU?" Our main office is located in Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia. More from this Member | Report Response, " What are your thoughts about physician assisted suicide?" | Report Response, "Tell me how you got there today." | Report Response, "Why don't you want to stay in NY and attend medical school there?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, ""What activities and honor societies were you involved in during high school?" | Report Response, "Nothing unusual. More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about cell respiration." | Report Response, "Talk about a person that was particularly hard to deal with and how you learned from it." 427 Views 16 Replies 0 points Most recent by la1719 April 14 Virginia Commonwealth University. Visit the College of Engineering transfer applicant page for requirements and deadlines. More from this Member More from this Member Why transition to medicine?" | Report Response, "Have you ever read Harry Potter?" Was it purposeful?" More from this Member | Report Response, "I noticed that you got a B- in cell bio, which is inconsistent with the rest of your record. | Report Response, "Read any good books lately?" For Spring 2021 and Fall 2021, because of the lack of standardized examinations being offered due to the public health concerns related to COVID-19, VCU will review all applications for admissions and scholarship consideration without standardized test scores.For the upcoming Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 admissions cycle, all applicants will be eligile for test score optional review, regardless of GPA. | Report Response, "Do you feel that profootball players get paid too much? Thoughts? | Report Response, "Have I ever dealt with the long term care of any critically ill patients?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Do you like Harry Potter?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Answer all questions on the Application for Admission. More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe a stressful situation, how you dealt with it, and what you learned from it." Applicants who are able to take a standardized test and would like the scores to be used in our application review may still submit scores. More from this Member Why?" | Report Response, "DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME WITH THIS SCHOOL." | Report Response, "what do you know about stem cells?" More from this Member To protect your privacy, your Social Security number will not be used as your VCU student identification number. -strong match outcomes" More from this Member More from this Member The Graduate School at Virginia Commonwealth University enrolls nearly 6,000 graduate students in more than 140 graduate degree programs, of which more than 30 are ranked among the very best in the nation. More from this Member | Report Response, "How would you deal with cultural differences between you and your patient?" More from this Member Class of 2024 guaranteed gmed. | Report Response, "What do you think about Kevorkian?" | Report Response, "Tell me about your childhood? More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What are your values, what makes you tick" | Report Response, "Where does MCV rank on your top 5 list of medical schools." More from this Member More from this Member Transfer applicants with fewer than 30 semester (45 quarter) hours also will be reviewed on the basis of their high school performance and should submit their high school transcripts. More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you think of (insert current medical topic here)?" The change was one of 18 actions recommended by the VCU Committee on Commemorations and Memorials to remove Confederate names from university facilities. | Report Response, "Why dont you believe in socialized medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What do you like this " More from this Member | Report Response, "What is the greatest challenge facing ER departments? 493. | Report Response, "Mostly conversational but asked about my activites and grades" More from this Member I blanked for a second but talked about looking up stuff on Sicko and the other side of the issue..I wish I had remembered some of the cooler/more interesting stuff I have learned." More from this Member The application fee at Virginia Commonwealth University is $80. (asked in a very friendly way, as if the interviewer was my advocate)" | Report Response, "If your best friend was sitting next to you, what would she say about you?" More from this Member | Report Response, "would you like to try to explain any of your grades to the admissions committee? | Report Response, "What was the last book you have read?" | Report Response, "whats your favorite part of the cell? All VCU students are required to have a personal computer. Fall 2021 admission: The preferred application deadline for fall semester admission is March 15. More from this Member | Report Response, "What would you do if you found out your friends in your Anatomy class have the answers to an upcoming exam?" | Report Response, "Nothing was very difficult. | Report Response, "What is your religious background?" | Report Response, "How do your parents feel about you applying to med school?" | Report Response, "What was the most difficult situation you were put in during a patient interaction?" More from this Member More from this Member Last book read. | Report Response, "What do you think about the current healthcare system in America? " More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you relate with other cultures?" | Report Response, "Tell us about your research." | Report Response, "Heard of Kevorkian?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe a challenge you encountered." More from this Member | Report Response, "none, they are wonderful" It was stressful, because I hadn't thought too much about the pathology, just the symptoms I had observed." This score should be used only as a guide to help you select schools and is not a guarantee of acceptance at any school. Visit the School of the Arts transfer applicant page for requirements and deadlines. | Report Response, "Have you read any good books recently?" | Report Response, "If you were the surgeon general, what health issue would you pursue first and why?" | Report Response, "something to the effect of how have your work, clinical and volunteer activities effected you or something liek that- I believe this was the first interview question asked" | Report Response, "Tell me about a situation where you had difficulty working with a group and how you handled it?" How did you choose your college? | Report Response, "Nothing out of the ordinary." | Report Response, "all pretty run of the mill, talked about my education and experiences living in a variety of different places, nothing particularily interesting though" More from this Member | Report Response, "Went through the my life: pre-birth to the present." | Report Response, "My fellow medical students here are really cool. More from this Member If you use this as your sole criteria to select medical schools to apply to, you don’t deserve to get in anyway. More from this Member We had a lot in common so the whole inteview was basically a great conversation with occasional questions thrown in." | Report Response, "What do you think about stem cells and cloning?" (not even kidding)" Tell me about your current internship. More from this Member VCU has cancelled all on-campus and off-campus events at this time. More from this Member | Report Response, "Have you read Harry Potter? 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