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  • University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Los Angeles
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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?

In a group

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

"PBL involving a sick girl traveling... why do you think she's sick?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, read the PBL website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"It's warm even when it's raining. It's expensive but this school produces some of the finest dentists in the field. I was intimidated by PBL but it's just meeting in a group to do work together rather than doing it alone. I really don't think it's that big of a deal, either way. The school works, obviously." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"just the cost-" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"PBL is not a deterrent." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great school!!! I hope I get in!!!" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

Airplane

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

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

LAX

Where did you stay?

Hotel

General Info

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?

9 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

7 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?

8 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Solid dates for acceptance letters" Report Response

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