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  • University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Detroit
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 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?

Open file

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

"How's the violin working out for you?" Report Response

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

"Why UDM?" Report Response

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

"Do you have any questions for us?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Say you are practicing in a small town and you have a patient who is an 80 year old male. He has some family and they are just as old as him. You carefully explain the treatment and take time the next day to meet with him to explain more. The patient listened carefully and after your explanation he says, "Dr. X, I trust you and I believe that you know exactly what I need and that you have the proper training and education, but I don't understand a thing you explained to me. But I am OK with you treating me." How would you handle this situation?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Is dentistry a right or a privilege?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, UDM website, UDM fliers, mock interviews." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"All facilities and equipment are top notch and up to date. Very modern campus. Study rooms, library, etc." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The interview was more of a 2 on 1 interrogation." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I hope I get accepted!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" 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?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$501+

What airport did you use?

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Embassy Suites

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

9/6/2014

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

9 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?

6 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"There needs to be a lunch break half way through the interview. Maybe some kind of lunch & learn." Report Response

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