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  • Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
  • Dental School
  • Newark
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?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 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)?

"Tell me what you're going to be doing tomorrow, what's a typical day like for you?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"Tell me about your sister." Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"What do you do at your job?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"Tell me about Nelson Mandela. (He died a few days before the interview day.)" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

No Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"This website, reading these interview answers." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How the school looked aesthetically. It's really a gem in the middle of Newark. Beautiful building, nice facilities." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"How it was an open secret that we were in a rough neighborhood. Even our tourguide was open about how unsafe Newark was." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That you would only be given to speak with the D1/2/3 students if you showed up early. I came in ~15 minutes before the time I was supposed to (9:00am). Not only was I called for my interview at around 8:56, but there weren't any seats available at the main table when I got there." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Faculty member

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Train or subway

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?

December 9th

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

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

1 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Great job so far, keep up the great work." Report Response

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