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The Interview

All interviews are held on Thursdays, with an optional dinner the Wednesday night prior to the interview at the home of a current resident. Applicants will stay at the Graduate hotel in downtown Iowa City, with the cost paid by the University of Iowa.

The interview day will include breakfast, a program overview, and a tour by a senior resident. There will be a group lunch with the family medicine-psychiatry residents. Each applicant will have individual interviews with with faculty from family medicine, psychiatry, and the combined program, as well as one interview with a current resident.

The closest airport is CID (Eastern Iowa Regional), which is about 30 to 40 minutes from downtown Iowa City, depending on traffic.

The closest inter-city bus terminal is in Coralville, about 10 to 15 minutes from downtown Iowa City.

The pre-interview dinner typically begins at 6:30 p.m.

The interview day will conclude by 3:30 p.m.