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  • Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Pullman
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?

6 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)?

"What makes a great vet?" Report Response

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

"Other than the shortage of food animal vets, what is a big challenge to the profession?" Report Response

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

"How do you manage stress?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Got up to date on veterinary issues by researching the AVMA website. Read the school's website to have a few questions to ask. Reflected on my life and experiences so I could answer questions thoroughly and honestly, but without stressing over various possible specific questions." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everyone was very nice. I thought Pullman and Moscow were cute. There was fortunately no snow when I was there. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"There weren't more scheduled tours. The only tours scheduled while I was there occurred during the pizza party and during my interview. So I didn't get to go on a tour." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The written essay is really easy and not a big deal at all." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I have forgotten most of the questions they asked me. Nerves are a great memory eraser... The format was very free-flowing and conversational, with follow-up questions to answers I gave. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

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?

$501+

What airport did you use?

pullman

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Holiday Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/10/2009

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

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