UCLA Interview Questions

Updated Feb 18, 2015
Updated Feb 18, 2015
111 Interview Reviews

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    Graduate Student Researcher Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The process consisted of connecting with the researcher, interviewing, and then being hired.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Resident Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Met with manager and was offered position within a week

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Senior Institutional Research Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at UCLA in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    I heard back from them about a phone interview about 3 weeks after I submitted my application. I had to complete 3 essay questions about problem solving situations before the interview. The position seems to be very IT focused, rather than research oriented.

    Interview Questions
    • When you are communicating data to people who are not experts in the field, what is the most important thing?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at UCLA.

    Interview Details

    Applied on-line in June, and received phone call from HR manager in Sept. Three rounds of interviews.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Postdoctoral Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at UCLA.

    Interview Details

    I visited UCLA during my PhD and the Prof. that supervised me during this period offered me to join his group after I finished my PhD

    Accepted Offer
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    Desktop Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at UCLA in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    1 interview he ask technical question regarding the position. Can I do the job, have you done this kind of work before. Can we count on you, how well you work with others and can you work along and get the job done. would you accept a full time job if offer after the contract is over.

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I only had a phone interview with my advisor. He asked me about the previous research that I have done.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Found it on the listing. Just behavioral questions and it was actually mostly conversational

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Administrative Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in UCLA, CA
    Anonymous Employee in UCLA, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at UCLA in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was hired by a temp agency for a 2 month assignment.

    Interview Questions
    • They asked me the website address and to interpret acronyms that I was unaware of during the interview. They also tested me on a type of software they use in the office.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    some basic questions about experience with cameras and audio visual equipment and windows and mac

    Negotiation Details
    none
    Accepted Offer

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