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  • University of California Berkeley School of Optometry
  • Optometry School
  • Berkeley
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?

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?

2

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

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

"what can ucbso offer you?" Report Response

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

"why optometry?" Report Response

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

"what kind of optometric experiences you have had?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"nothing really. they were all based on my essays and my answers from the previous questions." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"same as above." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"interview questions from SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"students' enthusiasm and their closeness to each other" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"long interview day with alot of activities" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"interview is semi-open/closed file" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"over all it was a nice experience, very laid back. i just wish that the day would be alot shorter than it was. too many students occupying a small space at one time...it would be nicer if they cut the group in half and conducted the interview in two saturdays." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

6 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$501+

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

4 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/27/0007

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

8 out of 10

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