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  • Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary School
  • West Lafayette
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

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)?

"Why they should choose me." Report Response

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

"What would you do if you saw a classmate cheating repeatedly?" Report Response

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

"How do you feel about using live animals as part of your education or in research?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you think we own animals, or are just their caretakers." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is animal rights vs animal welfare? (I was unaware before that animal rights a term related to people like PETA's views, and that the HSUS was super conservative)." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read interview questions online." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The staff was very friendly and welcoming, the school seems like it provides a family atmosphere and wants you to succeed. The dinner was nice and made us feel wanted." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"the hospital is not as new as some other schools." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That there were scheduled events all morning I would have liked to attend, but my checkin time was noon. I thought I wouldn't miss anything by just coming at noon." 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?

5 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?

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

chicago

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Purdue Union Memorial

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

01/28/2011

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

5 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?

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

5 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Put the entire days schedule online. I was told to checkin at noon, and saw there was stuff I would have enjoyed going to at 10am I had missed already." Report Response

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