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  • Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • Manhattan
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?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

6 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"Tell me about yourself. Why K-State? Why vet med? (All in one question!)" Report Response

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

"You’ve traveled a lot; tell us what you think the biggest problem is in the world right now. Is that problem the same as in America?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about a time that a client got really angry with you." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"As a veterinarian you will work with mainly other women. Do you feel that you are “one of the girls” and can go out socializing with them? Or do you feel that you should separate yourself from them? Tell me about how women veterinarians that you’ve worked with have handled that situation and then how you would." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is something really interesting that you learned in a biology class?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"I read SDN interview feedback. I prepared for the "tell us about yourself," "why K-State" and "why vet med" questions. For the other questions I just read over them. I read up on some current events in vet med as well but wasn't asked that." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The interviewers certainly weren't out to get you. They were very friendly. All of the students were very nice. I also liked that everyone gets their own desks in the anatomy lab." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"I wish the hospital had been open when I was there or that more students were around (it was still winter break and on the weekend). Everything seemed very empty when I was there." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the questions asked at the pizza party could all be found on K-State's website! I knew all of the answers to the questions that people asked." 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?

7 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?

Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK)

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?

Marriott Fairfield Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/08/2011

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

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

5 out of 10

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

5 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?

"Put together a more concrete informational session. I wish there had been more planned events for the interviewees." Report Response

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