Meharry Dental School Interview Advice?!?!

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  1. universityshutt

    universityshutt 2+ Year Member

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    Has anyone had an interview at Meharry this year? If so, what did they ask you? Do you remember any specifics? Did they discuss grades? Did they discuss DAT scores? What would you do differently? Were you accepted? How long did it take to hear back after your interview?

    Thanks!!

    -My interview is Jan 20th!
     
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  3. Duriel

    Duriel 7+ Year Member

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    Grades and DAT were discussed. Why you want to be a dentist, why they should pick you. I was rejected after my interview, even though one of the interviewers told me outright that he was going to recommend me for acceptance. I am not URM.
     
  4. universityshutt

    universityshutt 2+ Year Member

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    oh, sorry to hear that, how long did it take for you to hear back? thanks!
     
  5. Duriel

    Duriel 7+ Year Member

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    Had a pre-december interview, heard of rejection on 12/1. So no clue on how long they take to make decisions post-dec
     
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    computer smile4humanity 2+ Year Member

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    Had an early December interview (or mid-december), grades and DAT scores where discussed. Why you want to be a dentist? what do you think is most important to do/prepare in order to succeed in dental school... and some questions about your personal statement...
     
  7. clcrdh08

    clcrdh08 2+ Year Member

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    Hope your interview went well. I have mine Feb. 10th.
     
  8. DDStobe1

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    I also have an interview on the 10th. Anybody have any tips?
     
  9. GENUPE7

    GENUPE7 2+ Year Member

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    Does anyone have any recommendations for which hotel to book for the interview? Thank you!
     
  10. Jwilliams183

    Jwilliams183 2+ Year Member

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    They recommend Maxwell Millennium house hotel! Its affordable and the rooms are really nice. There's also a bus that takes you to the school and back. Congrats on your interview! :)
     
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    @Jwilliams 183 thank you I appreciate the info! Yea I went ahead and booked that hotel.
     
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    Jwilliams183 2+ Year Member

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    Awesome! Good luck on your interview!
     
  13. smilesdh5

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    Yes good luck on your interview* Im new to SDN..when they put received/under review to complete.....does that mean an interview is to follow? You would think complete is before under review but its not..it now says "complete" but I havent heard anything back yet. Its been a week, its tough waiting....any advice would be appreciated. Thanks
     
  14. GsuDent

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    I had a received/under review status and it took 2 weeks exactly to be offered an interview.
     
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  15. sexyDMD

    sexyDMD 7+ Year Member

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    Hello to all! I have been following your posts regarding Meharry dental school I just got accepted and would greatly appreciate it if anyone could shed some light on your experience at Meharry dental. Where would you recommend living, purchasing school equipment and any advise I would soooo much appreciate it. Thank you for your help!:scared:
     
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    Chika217 I want to destroy the DAT 2+ Year Member

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  17. Chika217

    Chika217 I want to destroy the DAT 2+ Year Member

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