2U, Inc., is an education technology company that partners with top colleges and universities around the world to bring their degree programs and credit-bearing courses online. Founded by educational technology veterans, 2U strives to revolutionize the edtech industry by offering students online learning experiences that match or exceed the quality and rigor found on-campus. 2U is changing the future of education and education technology through access to the best learning experiences for students around the world.
At 2U, one idea guides everything we do: No Back Row. Blending live online classes, dynamic course content and real-world experiences, our approach gives students the opportunity to realize their full potential. We work with our university partners to ensure every student can experience the best possible education for the brightest possible future.
Since our founding, 2U has partnered with prestigious colleges and research universities to deliver the following groundbreaking online programs:
"The idea that I am helping people to realize a life-long dream to become a teacher and make a difference in the lives of young people all over the world. The free food, great parties and awesome people help too!"
~ Allie Swanson
"After converting from an intern to a full time employee here, I can honestly say 2U is an awesome place to work. The thing I love most is the encouragement I receive from the people I work with and the opportunity to make an impact into the growth of a company that is changing the face of online education. "
"Culture. Working with smart, hard-working, passionate people is what fuels this wonderful company. We have a simple mission: revolutionize higher education by bringing great universities online with excellence and scale. It’s an exciting time for us. Hustle!"
~ Andrew Hermalyn
"Working at 2U is exciting and challenging. The great thing is that everyone at 2U works together and we succeed together. "
I worked at 2UPros
Relaxed environment, wear jeans to workCons
PTO, all days are included in your 12 days. No maternity leave
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
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I applied online. The process took 3 weeks – interviewed at 2U.Interview Details
I received an email for Placement Specialist when I initially applied for Student Support Advisor. They wanted to schedule a phone interview ASAP. After the phone interview, I received an email later that afternoon asking for an in-person interview. The in-person interview was scheduled for the following week. I was told in the email who I would be meeting with and their roles. In the interview they mentioned they may want me to speak with other managers, which did end up occurring the following week. Within 5 days of the 3rd interview, I had an offer and they wanted me to make a decision as soon as possible.Interview Questions
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2U Inc. partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world’s best online degree programs so students everywhere can reach their full potential.
Our cloud-based software-as-a-service platform provides schools with the comprehensive operating infrastructure they need to attract, enroll, educate, support and graduate students globally. Blending live face-to-face classes, dynamic course content and real-world learning experiences, 2U’s No Back Row™ approach ensures that every qualified student can experience the highest quality university education for...