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  • Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Pomona
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

7 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 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)?

"Tell me about your research? Do you want to do research while you are a student? Do you think it is important for physicians to be involved in research? How important is it to you that the future school you go to has research opportunities? A lot of stuff on research." Report Response

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

"If your friend's girlfriend came into your clinic for STD testing would you tell your friend?" Report Response

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

"If you were in charge of a clinic and given a large donation how would spend it?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If you were in charge of a clinic and given a large donation how would spend it?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"If you were in charge of a clinic and given a large donation how would spend it?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, Mock Interviews, read over primary and secondary, talk to students at the school" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The atmosphere on campus. It felt more like a school than other schools I've interviewed at (mainly Touro CA and Touro NV) and the surrounding area isn't that bad (side note: I grew up in the area so I knew what to expect)" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Didn't seem like the interviewers read my application at all. They asked me questions like if I have volunteered or if I have shadowed that are in my application." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"There would be such a gap between lunch and the actual interview. Some people had to just wait around for 2 hours." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was the least conversational of all my interviews which got me nervous. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/19/2009

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"The break between lunch and the actual interview is long and seems rather unnecesarry." Report Response

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