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  • University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Philadelphia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 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?

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)?

"Tell me where you grew up, went to school, and about you. the cold interviewer wanted to get to know me." Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"They wanted more explanations about my research and other course work I did at college." Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"Explain your verbal GRE score (was bad). What would you do if you didn't get into Penn?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"do you do laboratory work? (referring to the AH i work at)" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"what was one interesting thing about veterinary medicine that sticks out in your mind? or something like that. it was not a hard question, but i cannot remember the wording but that is what was tough." Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read over my application and Penn stuff, also other feedbacks" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"everyone's friendliness and the lack of competition" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"not a thing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"i wish i could have known more about the interviewers before i went in" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was really fun. I love the campus, and the people are amazing. The interviewers I had were awesome, and I felt really comfortable." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 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?

Automobile

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/23/2007

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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