Loyola Marymount University Interview Questions

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    Housing Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Application

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Loyola Marymount University.

    Interview

    Had to do a written application as well as an interview.

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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University.

    Interview

    Very pleasant interview. I was sitting in a room of three people, but it still felt very comfortable.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Non-negotiable

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    Graduate Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University.

    Interview

    Each department interviews differently.

    Interview Questions

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    Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA) in April 2012.

    Interview

    Initial call with a series of question. I pretty thorough phone interwiew. Folled by a panel interview, backgroud check and very thorough check of professional references.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Did not negotiate. Stated my minimum salary required and that was the offer. Wondered if i should have asked for more. Will research other opinions & expereinces.

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    Student Affairs Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA) in January 2011.

    Interview

    Many interviews throughout the day (9am-8pm) with members of student affairs across campus for 45-60 minutes each. Lunch and dinner interviews with immediate future coworkers. Assigned presentation topic for 30 minutes including Q&A.

    Interview Questions

    • Is there anything from the phone interview (2 months ago) that you would like to clarify or readress?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Possible. Negotiate with HR not direct supervisor, but supervisor does have input.

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    Manager - Client Services (IT) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA) in November 2009.

    Interview

    Phone interview with supervisor
    One-on-one with supervisor, in detail about the job, background, skills/abilities
    Group interview with the team, looking at team/culture fit for the group, they gave feedback to supervisor
    Interview with Sr. Management/VP and Supervisor, quick red-flag check and fit check
    HR background check
    HR extended offer (they don't normally wiggle much from this from what I've seen, more take it or leave it since I've seen lots of other candidates pass)

    Interview Questions

    • Not difficult, but someone always asks "how have you failed and what have you learned from it?" You do need a good answer (and never say "I've never really failed") for this because many people form opinions based on the question. Sometimes they will ask if you know about the Jesuit order or the history of LMU.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Short. They don't budge much of the offers. They only offer the range in the bands.

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    Support Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Loyola Marymount University in January 2010.

    Interview

    HR is very very picky and thorough. Even if you did a stellar job as a contract and had great references, they'll go through every aspect of your life.

    Phone Interview. Two rounds of group interviews. 2 rounds of senior manager interviews.

    Negotiation

    Tried to negotiate but they wouldn't budge. I recommend that you have several offers as leverage and if that doesn't work, take the job that will pays you more. Unless you're the chief or president of something, your raises will be very small and you will not be paid enough by industry standards.

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