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  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Kansas City
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?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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?

Open file

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

"Why dentistry?" Report Response

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

"Specific questions about academic performance ("can you explain this grade...?")" Report Response

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

"What would you like me to go back and tell the adcom about you?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"No hard questions! This was hardly an interview, more of a conversation with one of the faculty!" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reading SDN and the school's website." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everything. UMKC has a great reputation, and everyone was so kind and friendly. My top choice school without a doubt." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing at all!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How low-stress and fun the interview would be. They asked us what our favorite book was and why, and did a short essay on a very basic ethics question (which we discussed as a group afterwards). This was before the presentation about the school/KC. We also had to do a one minute video that was sent directly to the adcom!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Good luck! Hope this info is useful!" 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?

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Other

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Air BnB in the area.

Would you recommend the hotel?

Yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

October 2015

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

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?

"Feed us barbecue for lunch!!!! :D" Report Response

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