Stephen F. Austin University

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Stephen F. Austin University Reviews

Updated December 25, 2014
Updated December 25, 2014
28 Reviews
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    Student Organization Leader

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University

    Pros

    Getting paid to work for an organization you are a leader in is a great experience and helps pay for the numerous meals you wind up eating in the student center

    Cons

    Depending on what department you work for, you may have to work extremely odd hours or obtain another job to compensate

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    Great!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University

    Pros

    Good environment and great experience

    Cons

    compensation, benefits, personal growth and promotions

    Recommends
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    Very positive for me, allowed to manage without micromanaging

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    Current Employee - Director of Printing Services in Nacogdoches, TX
    Current Employee - Director of Printing Services in Nacogdoches, TX

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good staff very warm and open willing to share

    Cons

    Typical state university with normal funding issues

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Restore merrit raises to those who earned such

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    Positive Outlook
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    Student Office Assistant

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Stephen F. Austin University part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    flexible hours
    Works well with your class schedule

    Cons

    Only 15 hours per week making minimum wage.

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    Flexible student job

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    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX

    I worked at Stephen F. Austin University part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The hours are very flexible and allow you to put your education requirements first. the supervisors are very knowledgeable in their respective fields

    Cons

    Only working 20 hours a week maximum at minimum wage is ok for students who need just a little extra spending money. However for those like myself who need to pay bills like rent and and insurance, it is not enough.

    Recommends
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    Feels great to work with the community at SFA, all like a family

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    team work, all assist you if you need assistance any time. Just ask and get a positive response. if you need time for your family you'll most likely will get it.

    Cons

    salaries are just fine for RAs and TAs. not many benefits because you have to pay for benefits which is expensive for student workers and grad assistants.

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    program director

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    Former Employee - Program Director in Nacogdoches, TX
    Former Employee - Program Director in Nacogdoches, TX

    I worked at Stephen F. Austin University full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    flexibility work schedule and great boss

    Cons

    no cons. a solid job

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    training

    Recommends
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    Working at SFA as a Student

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Nacogdoches, TX

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    You get the holidays off that the university has off, and bosses are usually lenient with time off for studying or other student related things.

    Cons

    Usually no room for a pay raise (only some of the departments will give one).
    There is no "official" sick or vacation time so it's solely something to work out with your supervisor.

    Recommends
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    Graduate Assistant

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University part-time

    Pros

    It was amazing to work with and at the same place you take classes!

    Cons

    Spending all day in the same building.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Doing good, keep up the awesome work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Lieutenant Police Department

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    Current Employee - Lieutenant in Nacogdoches, TX
    Current Employee - Lieutenant in Nacogdoches, TX

    I have been working at Stephen F. Austin University full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Teachers Retirement and ok health care.

    Cons

    Very little time off during the school year

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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