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  • Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry
  • Optometry School
  • Pomona
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

4 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 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)?

"tell me a time where you went out of your way to help someone" Report Response

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

"when was a time where you sacrificed for someone else" Report Response

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

"tell me about yourself" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"it was behavioral question. not much" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"they were not bad but I don't feel I have much experience with life to give a good answer" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SND, look up behavioral question online" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"they are working very hard to get accredited. They spend a lot of money to get the best technology for classroom and lab. Also, I love the idea of 4 houses competing for the class cup (think Harry Potter) and having a second year be your buddy" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I wish they were accredited and had more developed externship sites. I would so go here. I assume security in the area is not great. So many security guards!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That they were really innovative and thinking outside to box to provide the best education and experience. I can see them being successful in the future. Just not now" Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

7 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

best western

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

1/6/2012

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

4 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

2 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

4 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

4 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

5 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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