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Hi all! What are some really impressive questions to ask admins and/or interviewers?

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There’s no such thing as an “impressive” question. I’ve never once been impressed by a candidate’s question for me. Your interviewer has likely already heard every possible question you could ask; you’re not going to ask them something novel. You should ask what you’re actually curious about to get a better feel for the school. Plus, it’s fairly easy to tell when someone is asking a question just to ask versus when they actually care about the answer.

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