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  • University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Lincoln
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 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?

35 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

What was the most interesting question?

"How often do you get to use the Samoan Language in Arizona?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why should we take you over the other 2K applicants...what are you really supposed to say without looking like a proud fool?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Um...I brushed my teeth, combed my hair, showered, etc. The whole "researching" questions for preparation is a joke. If you can't get in there and answer things on the spot you have no business getting into dentistry." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everybody was so happy. All the administrators were extremely personal. U. Col. we didn't even get to meet any of the staff except for a few panelists." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing, the facility looked great. I guess life in Lincoln doesn't know much outside of Husker football, that could be a problem." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing, the place was great. 7 interviews and I honestly thought this was my best place ahead of Case, U Col, Ohio St, Oregon, U. Pacific, U Conn, and Washington...Nebraska beat them all believe it or not." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Walked in a room, sat down with two people and casual carried on a conversation. Question weren't threatened but rather relaxed like you might talk to a relative you haven't seen in years." 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?

8 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?

$201-$300

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/15/2005

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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