We are excited to have you visit EVMS. The interview provides an important opportunity to assess an applicant's compassion and dedication. The purpose of the personal interview is to evaluate your motivation, sensitivity and interpersonal skills. The interview is also designed to help us develop an understanding of how you view the physician's role. Review our FAQs for more details on the interview process.

If you require any accommodations to participate in the interview process, please contact the Student Disability Officer by email at StudentDisability@EVMS.edu or by phone at 757.446.7261 at least two weeks prior to your interview date.

Interview day schedule

You may leave travel bags at Lewis Hall, Admissions Office, Suite 1166.

9:30 a.m.: Meet the Admissions staff in the Student Commons area by the EVMS bookstore on the first floor of Lewis Hall, followed by a welcome presentation with Thomas Kimble, MD, Associate Dean for Admissions and Enrollment

10:10 a.m.: Presentation by the Sentara Center for Simulation and Immersive Learning

11:15 a.m.: Hospital tours
Wednesday: Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
Friday: Children’s Hospital of the King's Daughters

Noon: Tour of Lewis Hall and Harry T. Lester Education/Research Building

12:45 p.m.: Lunch with presentations by students, Financial Aid and Admissions

2 p.m.: Interviews begin on the second floor of the Edward E. Brickell Medical Sciences Library; interviews are scheduled at 2:00, 2:45 and 3:30 p.m.


Parking is available at your expense in the visitor parking garage across the street from Lewis Hall.

Hotel information

We encourage visiting candidates for EVMS to ask these hotels about a discount.