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  • University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Davis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"What back up plan do you have for if you were kicked in the knee by a horse and could no longer practice equine medicine?" Report Response

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

"What do you use to sedate a horse? (This was my only clinical question)" Report Response

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

"Tell us about an equine related issue that vets deal with." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell us about an interesting medical case you assisted on, and the prognosis." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Scenario: your largest client has you out at the farm and his wife asks you to euthanize a Rhodesian ridgeback puppy that was born without a ridge. What do you say? (This was my only ethical question)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read lists of questions and thought about the answers. Also, I made a list of key points I wanted to bring up." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The low-stress atmosphere of the interview." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"If the large table of food and snacks in the room was for the interviewees or interviewers. I still don't know, but I would have liked some tea." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I'm really grateful to my interview mentor for showing me around and answering my questions. I definitely recommend that you take Davis up on that opportunity." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

No Response

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?

3/2/12

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 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?

"NONE" Report Response

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