Interview FAQ

What if I have another interview scheduled on the same day?

Please let us know as soon as possible if this is the case and we will do our best to accommodate you with your interview times.

Can I request a morning or afternoon interview?

We honor requests for interview times on a first-come first serve basis.

How many candidates do you usually have interview for your program?

UNC averages an interview group of 20 each season.


What is the dress code for the dinner the night before interviews?

The dress code is business casual.

Will I be interviewing one-on-one with faculty or with several faculty at once?

We hold interviews with two or three faculty at a time. In this way we can maximize your interview time.

How soon before my interview do I need to arrive?

For morning interviews, check-in and breakfast is at 7:00 am. Interviews begin promptly at 7:30 am. For afternoon interviews, check-in is at 10:00 am.

Is the tour optional?

The tour is optional, but is a very popular part of our interviews.

Will I have the opportunity to speak with current residents?

Our current residents will be available at the dinner event the night prior to interviews and throughout the interview day.

May I contact the faculty or residents after the interviews to thank them?

Contacting the faculty in any way is expressly prohibited, but you may contact the Education Coordinator should you have any questions.