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  • University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Philadelphia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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?

No Response

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

"tell me about yourself" Report Response

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

"why do you want to be a lab animal vet?" Report Response

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

"what are your hobbies?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"I told them I want to be on the IACUC committee and they asked "if you were on the committee, what would your goal be?"" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"If I (the interveiwer) had to defend your application to the rest of the committee, what would you tell them about your verbal GRE? (it was low)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN interview feedback, read up on my research and experiences, read up on current events" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"both the interviewers were EXTREMELY nice!! they even had a glass of water on the table for me. very friendly conversation" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I already knew this, but the vet students have an impact on the decision. make sure you talk to them and get to know them. ask about the happy hour friday evenings, try to attend it if you can!!" Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Train or subway

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

the inn at penn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/05/2010

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?

10 out of 10

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

10 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

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

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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