Barry University Reviews

Updated July 7, 2015
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  1. Administrative Assistant III

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Barry University

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits are the best including PTO and Holiday pay

    Cons

    University culture has changed over the years


  2. Great experience

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Barry University part-time

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice and friendly environment. You can learn a lot if you really want.

    Cons

    Actually I don't see any specific cons.

    Advice to Management

    Keep moving on.


  3. Great College to work for

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    Current Employee - Ajunct Professor in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Ajunct Professor in Miami, FL

    I have been working at Barry University

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The students at Barry are absolutely best They are serious learners from diverse backgrounds. These students are happy to be in college and excel in all areas of scholarship.

    Cons

    There are not any cons - this is an excellent institution of higher learning.

    Advice to Management

    It takes strong management to lead the staff and students -- and you're doing a great job!


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  5. Great student job!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Key Largo, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Key Largo, FL

    I worked at Barry University part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Laid back atmosphere Help is usually always available

    Cons

    Don't get a lot of hours HR takes too long to get new student employees into the system


  6. Adjunct Professor

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor in Plant City, FL
    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor in Plant City, FL

    I have been working at Barry University (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Caring People and excellent staff

    Cons

    Distance from campuses, extremely far to drive

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  7. A Barry Place to Work

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    Former Employee - Instructor in Miami Shores, FL
    Former Employee - Instructor in Miami Shores, FL

    I worked at Barry University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Neutral Outlook
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    They have a fantastic mission.

    Cons

    Low Pay; lack of training

    Advice to Management

    Manage with transparency.


  8. Flexibility

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Employee in Asheboro, NC
    Former Employee - Employee in Asheboro, NC

    I worked at Barry University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The leadership is caring and compassionate. The job allowed flexibility. The benefits and retirement plan are very nice.

    Cons

    Sometimes the higher administration is not always readily available. The team environment can be less than friendly at times.

    Advice to Management

    Consider scheduled raises for morale to increase. Committement to being on time, and having good work flow.


  9. My experience was very pleasant. The Barry community is tight knit and helpful. I enjoyed my time there.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Barry University part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fair compensation, great work-life balance, opportunities for growth and leadership, small community, and a dynamic community.

    Cons

    I did not experience many cons while working for Barry University. It is a great employer and I believe anyone can be happy here in the right position.

    Advice to Management

    I don't have any advice for upper management aside from keep striving to be the best and to recognize your employees for exceptional work.


  10. Barry university

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    Former Employee - Adjunct Professor in Miami Shores, FL
    Former Employee - Adjunct Professor in Miami Shores, FL

    I worked at Barry University

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Really great place to work. Lots of friendly people. Positive environment.

    Cons

    It is sometimes difficult to keep track of whatnis going on campus-wide.

    Advice to Management

    Send meaningful brief emails with upcoming events.


  11. Excellent educational mission and environment

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instructor in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Instructor in Miami, FL

    I have been working at Barry University part-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Teaching for Barry University has been a completely positive experience. I have enjoyed working with colleagues and students over the years without issue.

    Cons

    Salary is a bit low for adjuncts. However, classes are small and not too time consuming.

    Advice to Management

    Adjunct pay increase.



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