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UC Santa Barbara Reviews

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    A review about working at UCSB

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    Current Employee - Lecturer in Santa Barbara, CA
    Current Employee - Lecturer in Santa Barbara, CA

    I have been working at UC Santa Barbara part-time (more than a year)


    Nice weather, fairly laid back and easy going, good food nearby


    There doesn't seem to be too much bad but I don't have a full time position which makes it hard to enjoy working there.

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    UCSB is so big this seems hard to answer.

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UC Santa Barbara Interviews

Updated Jan 25, 2015
Updated Jan 25, 2015

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Interview Difficulty




    Financial Analyst Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at UC Santa Barbara.

    Interview Details

    interviewed with 3 people: Director, and 2 financial analyst employee. Questions were pretty basic. What is your greatest strength. Comparison to previous job experiences. Process took 1 day. They called a week later to offer the job.

    Negotiation Details
    was willing to make a raise
    Accepted Offer

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Website www.ucsb.edu
Headquarters Santa Barbara, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Dude, let's hit the beach! And then we'll hit the books at the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), which is located about 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles, where the Santa Ynez Mountains meet the Pacific Ocean. The coastal campus sits on nearly 1,000 acres, and is home to some 21,000 students and 1,000 faculty members. UCSB has five schools and a graduate division, offering more than 200 majors, degrees, and credentials. The school was established in 1909 as the Santa Barbara State Normal School of Manual Arts and Home Economics and joined the University of... More

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