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  • Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine
  • Dental School
  • Pomona
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

How you think you did?

5 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

1 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

20 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

1

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Why dentistry and not medicine?" Report Response

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

"How do you define "social responsibility"?" Report Response

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

"You got a poor score in Organic Chemistry, but did well on the section on the DAT. Why?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why poor on Organic Chemistry, but good on DAT?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"social responsibility" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, rereading applications" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Integration with DO school--the DO school has a good reputation." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The admissions staff was very obviously fake nice and a few students I talked to said that if given the choice to come here over a well-established school, would not have come here." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the program was geared towards minorities." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Discouraging

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

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

1 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

2 out of 10

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

2 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

1 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

2 out of 10

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