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  • University of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Los Angeles
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 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?

Open file

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

"Why dentistry, and why not medicine? (Brothers are in medical school)" Report Response

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

"Why UCLA and not your state school?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself after graduating? Where do you want to practice, do you want to pursue a specialty, etc." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What have you learned from your thesis?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What can you offer the class of 2012? (also the morning essay question)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, UCLA website, reviewed AADSAS." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Amazing location, faculty treats you like colleagues, paperless charts, specialties, happy students... I could go on for a long time; I loved UCLA." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Older clinic. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The interview is totally open file, I was asked about my AADSAS numerous times. Although the interview was stress free!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Stress free. I was not asked very many questions, my interviewer was mostly telling me what UCLA could offer me. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

LAX

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

6 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Claremont

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/13/2007

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?

10 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

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