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  • Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine
  • Dental School
  • Pomona
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?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

5 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

15 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)?

"Why dentistry?" Report Response

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

"WHat will you bring to western?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"will face any challenge during your dental years?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is the social perspective of dentistry and how do you think you relate/ accomodate into such a setting?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read over my application, SDN(thankyou thankyou thankyou), western website and googled: dental school interview questions (there are many, check out...)" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"the curriculum. I was at relief after hearing that we will be taking general sci classes with DO students which is well established school (from 30 years)" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The location. It's a ghetto town, the campus is small and seems very unsecure." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing. I guess I was well prepared. (Oh yea, my shoes weren't too comfortable I wish I knew it earlier so I wouldn't have ended up getting blisters, eeee>>)" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

What is your in-state status?

In 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

What airport did you use?

ONT

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Comfort Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/20/2009

What is your ranking of this school's location?

5 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 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?

"Good Job!" Report Response

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