Sample Interview Questions
If you’re going to be interviewing with a college, please notify the College & Career Counselor. Here are some questions you may be asked during a college interview:
Why do you want to come to ____________ college/university?
Tell me about your family.
Tell me about your high school.
What is one of your favorite things to do?
Who would you consider to be your hero?
Why did you choose to visit our college?
What other colleges are you considering?
What are your biggest accomplishments?
What are your strengths and weaknesses?
Would you say you’re a leader or a follower?
What have been some of your goals and how have you reached them?
Where would you like to be in 5 years, 10 years?
If you’re admitted to our school, what do you believe you can offer?
Tell me about a difficult situation you encountered and how you handled it.
If you were president of your class, what would you change?
What books are you currently reading?