Governors State University
2.8 of 5 4 reviews
www.govst.edu University Park, IL

Governors State University Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014

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Great place to start.

IT Helpdesk Technician (Current Employee)
University Park, IL

I have been working at Governors State University as an intern for more than a year

ProsGreat people to work with, flexible schedules.

ConsNot many opportunities to grow.

Advice to Senior Managementkeep up the good work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place to work in and very good management

Director (Current Employee)
University Park, IL

I have been working at Governors State University full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat benefits. Great work environment. Professionals and very capable co-workers. Ethical workplace, management sets the example. Always trying to improve services and offerings to students. Tuition assistance for employees. No traffic, easy access to public transportation, and a very nice campus.

ConsParking capacity for future expansions.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to work hard at developing staff through internal and external training.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Terrible, place to work. Co-Workers are very friendly, Management is horrible

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
University Park, IL

I have been working at Governors State University for more than 5 years

ProsPaid tuition, up to 6 credit hours per semester

ConsPoor Salary if not in management

Advice to Senior ManagementCustomer Service Training Needed

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Lack of direction, and growth opportunities

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Governors State University full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat benefits such as top notch healthcare, free education for employee and family at all state universities

ConsPoor Hr performance
lack of organizational direction
Lack of growth opportunites
Very low morale

Advice to Senior ManagementPick a direction that makes sense and stick with it. Train the Human resource department

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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