This page includes resources that explain the basics of the interview process and tips on how to prepare for a successful interview.

Interview Strategies for Grad Students

Practice Interviews

If practice makes perfect, practice interviews make perfection attainable.

  • Practice phone interviews (I call you)
  • Practice face to face interviews
  • Watch an instant replay of your interview
  • Receive professional feedback from a trained consultant

Schedule an appointment for a practice interview with our Graduate Career Consultant, Neda Moayedi, by calling 949-824-6881 or emailing her at