Menu Icon Search
Close Search

Interview Feedback

Individual Response

  • University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Duluth
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?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

One

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"What is unique about the Minnesota program that attracted you to apply?" Report Response

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

"Name a time when you made a mistake and what you did to resolve it." Report Response

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

"Name a time when you were put in charge of a situation and how you improved it." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If you have a family member who is still conscious and able to make decisions, but is elderly: Some members of the family want to put him/her in hospice and others want to pull out all the stops with medical care to extend life. What do you think of this and what would be your specific role in the situation." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None really, I felt well prepared and was very comfortable." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Really learned about the program from the website. Why would you apply to programs that don't interest you? Interview feedback also helped. Tried to stay up to date with some health related news too." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The entire program. I was also surprised by how much I loved the Duluth campus and feel." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Mostly after my interview and campus tour I was just exhausted. I already had jet lag and the stress leading up to the interview was tiring. The experience itself wasn't negative, just felt long due to me being exhausted." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I wish the website had more information b/n the two campuses to help you make the decision easier. I ended up going with Duluth though." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great program and great interview experience." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

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?

Landed in Duluth International, but came from Seattle

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?

Country Inns and Suites

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/10/2010

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?

8 out of 10

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

8 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?

9 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

// All Questions & Responses //

See what the community had to say about this medical school.

Browse all Questions & Responses

// Share //