Interviews are used to understand and assess an individual and their passion, other than test scores and GPA.
Study and Prepare
Treat an interview like a class and prepare. This will help with nerves and confidence. Here are steps you can take to prepare:
- Set up a mock interview with the Pre-Health Advisor
Write a list of all the meaningful experiences during your journey
- Think of all the mentors and guides during your journey
- What did they show you? Why were they helpful?
- Re-read all your application materials.
- Be prepared to discuss ethical issues and answer hypothetical questions
- Anything in your application is up for a possible question.
- Be ready to answer questions about your grades (high and low), courses (favorites and least favorites), and entrance exam scores
- Create lists of examples you could name if you were asked hypothetical questions about:
- Working on a team
- Most memorable or proud moment
- A challenging time or issue
- Making a tough decision
- Managing or organizing time
Mock Interview with Pre-Health Advisor
The mock interview focuses on content of answers. Classic and unique interview questions are reviewed to build confidence and aim to improve interviewing skills.
Notes are taken during the conversation, which will be provided to you.