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  • Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Ames
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?

10 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?

7

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)?

"Describe an object hidden in a bag to the interviewers sufficiently so they know what it is when you pull it out. (Mine was a screwdriver, another applicant had a fork)." Report Response

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

"What would you do if a client wanted to euthanize a healthy middle age dog?" Report Response

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

"Tell us about a time you had to take a risk." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How do you feel being a non-traditional student is positive and negative for your application?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is your greatest strength and weakness." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"I looked at a lot of behavioral questions. The Nebraska interview was a lot different then the interviews reported for the main Iowa State campus." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Interviewers were very friendly and obviously prepared having read my file. Several of the questions were very specific regarding things I had put in the application." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"More about the differences between the Nebraska interview process and questions compared to the main campus." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall I had a really positive experience. Told some stories to get the interviewers laughing and generally had a good experience with the interview." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Other

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

Would you recommend the hotel?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

19 December

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?

7 out of 10

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

7 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?

8 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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