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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?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

5 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)?

"Why Western?" Report Response

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

"What is your learning style?" Report Response

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

"Why are you interested in dentistry?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is your definition of social responsibility?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"none." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN interview posts (just to get general interview questions), SDN interview feedback (they REALLY ask you about social responsibility so prepare for it), Mock Interviews with friends, practiced interview q's on my own. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"They admission staff was very personable and helpful. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The school is very new, so when applying for specialties, people out there may not take you seriously. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"no breakfast. =(" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Keep an open mind about this school. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

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?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/05/2009

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

5 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

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

4 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

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