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  • 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?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

1

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)?

"Who is an influential person to you in this field?" Report Response

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

"What do you see your role being in your profession dealing with interdisciplinary communication?" Report Response

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

"What is one of the biggest problems facing pharmacy today?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Your friend asks you why you need to attend school for 4 years to dispense pills, what do you tell them?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Describe a time when you took initiative with a project and changed it for the better." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Looked at the interview feedback here on SDN and had an idea of what my answer would be, although I didn't want to sound too rehearsed." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The interview was very laid back. I spent almost an hour with a faculty member who wasn't a pharmacist and he made sure we spent time getting to know each other before he started formally asking me questions. I felt very comfortable and relaxed the entire time." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The days events ran a little over schedule. These things can be unpredictable but most people had tight travel plans." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

No Response

What are your general comments?

"Bring a water bottle! It will give you a mini "break" in between questions and allow you to compose yourself." 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?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

No Response

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

No Response

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Home

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

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?

8 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?

7 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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