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  • University of Florida College of Dentistry
  • Dental School
  • Gainesville
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

3 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

15 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

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)?

"Why did you apply to UF?" Report Response

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

"You got a C+ in calculus your freshmen year, do you really think you have what it takes to get through dental school?" Report Response

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

"There are 3 students here from your university today, why should we choose you over X? What makes X a weaker candidate than you?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you think is the worst part about being a dentist?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"same as above" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"went over AADSAS, read about the school" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"It wasn't as prison-like as I had been told to expect." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"It seems like it's really hard to get a chair." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The class is really competitive with eachother and the doctors encourage it. It seems like a really negative atmosphere." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interviewers were so antagonistic. Everyone wants to go to UF because it's cheap and they know it. They barely listened to my answers to their questions and kept baiting me to say negative things about the other interviewees from my university that were also there that day. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

4 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

GNV

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/29/2005

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

2 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?

4 out of 10

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