University of Pennsylvania
4.0 of 5 357 reviews
www.upenn.edu Philadelphia, PA 5000+ Employees

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Good place for someone with a family

Programmer/Analyst (Current Employee)
Phila, PA

I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat benefits (health, tuition, paid time off)
Good Work-Life Balance

ConsIncestuous (same people revolve around)
Goals aren't clear.

Advice to Senior ManagementSet some medium term goals.
Recruit from outside the organization.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Coordinator (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA

I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time for more than a year


Pros: good hours, PTOs, sick days, 401k Cons: 6 month probationary period is longer than normal Advice to Senior Management: A week after my 6 month probationary period I was… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Bait and switch

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at University of Pennsylvania full-time for more than a year


Pros: Ivy League name Otherwise can't think of any pros Cons: Obsessed with pinching money out of everyone Secretaries sit at desk all day on Facebook and you end up doing your own paperwork Horribly… Advice to Senior Management: Pay competitive salaries No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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