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  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Chicago
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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?

1

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 about yourself. What are your hobbies?" Report Response

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

"Describe a situation when you were under more stress than normal and tell me how you handled it." Report Response

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

"Describe a situation in which you needed to work in a group and one of the members was not doing their fair share of the work. What did you do to handle this situation?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"I actually thought the most interesting part of the interview was when my interviewer was telling me about what she does there at UIC and what students choose to do for their rotations." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What was your favorite pre-pharmacy class and what have you done outside the classroom to show your interest in the subject?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN interview feedback and forums. Went over behavioral questions that UIC provided. Reread my application." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The student ambassadors were very friendly and helpful and down to earth." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The amount of traffic on the Eisenhower getting there." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"An hour and a half isn't enough time to travel 20 miles." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I thought it went really, really well. I was initially pretty nervous, but then I just reminded myself why I am getting into this career and how I hope to help folks and everything went smoothly from there on out." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

5 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

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/22/2006

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?

7 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

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