Boston University

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An easygoing academic institution

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Administrator in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Administrator in Boston, MA

I have been working at Boston University full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

- The work week is 35 hours, never more
- Slow pace of work can be both a pro and a con

Cons

- Low salary and benefits
- Bureaucracy can be frustrating at times
- Rarely promote internally

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Develop your people before they leave. Turnover is too high.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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353 Other Employee Reviews for Boston University (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Great place to work for students.

    Current Employee - Office Assistant in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Office Assistant in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Boston University part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Many opportunities to work with professors and interact with staff members over the course of my job. Down time to study when work load is not significant.

    Cons

    Not that many cons, except the construction in the SMG building has made everything different and more difficult to adjust to. More pros than cons definitely.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Boston University full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Facility is excellent, teachers are nice and you can meet people from different countries, very interesting, you should take full advantage of the gym

    Cons

    tuition is really expensive, expecially for some programs, we have no campus````` because schools are in the street, professors are very busy, since most of them are teaching us after work```

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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