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  • University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Gainesville
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?

50 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"You are President of the student body at UF CVM. Every year, there is a senior social, an awards ceremony, and a famous guest speaker event. You only have enough money for two out of these three events. Which one do you cut and why?" Report Response

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

"If a well-known client has a cat that you have been examining for months wants you to put it down for behavioural issues but nothing is medically wrong with the animal. Would you euthanize the cat? Why?" Report Response

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

"If we had just one seat left open, and you were in our position, would you choose 1) the student with PERFECT GPA/GRE scores, but little experience and lame interview, 2) Average GPA/GRE but AWESOME veterinary experience, and an average interview. 3) Average GPA and Experience but fantastic interview, which would you choose?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Describe" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How do you feel veterinarians should be involved, if at all, in the world zoonotical diseases" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Studentdoctornetwork.com" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Their new Small Animal Hospital is fantastic." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I wasn't a huge fan of being escorted from the entrance, to the seminar room for an information session, the escorted to my interview, then escorted to a debriefing Q&A. It made me a little more nervous than I needed to be. It was very nice and professional though." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How relaxed it was going to be! I was nervous about being interviewed by 3 people at one time, but it was really lax!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Its a behavioral interview. There is no right or wrong answers generally. They just want to see how you get to those answers. RELAX!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

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?

2/4/2012

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

9 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?

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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