Texas Southern University Reviews

Updated July 27, 2015
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Texas Southern University President John M. Rudley
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  1. Love My Alma Mater!

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registrar Assistant/Analyst in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Registrar Assistant/Analyst in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Texas Southern University (More than a year)

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

    Pros

    Working for TSU feels like working for a big family! This is an atmosphere in which you know you are part of something special and life-changing. TSU is a special place with an amazing history. Employment here is a privilege, whether you are just starting out on your career path or joining as a high-ranking administrator.

    Cons

    In some areas, higher wages would be nice as well as updates to some of the technology. BUT, the pros still outweigh the cons :)


  2. Research Assistant

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Houston in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Houston in Houston, TX

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great job to assist and help students to make their dreams come true

    Cons

    Nothing is negative about working there

    Advice to Management

    Try me and see the quality


  3. Administrative Assistant

    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Houston, TX

    I worked at Texas Southern University (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Positive people and you learn a lot

    Cons

    I do not necessarily have anything negative to say


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  5. TSU review

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - O I T Technician in Pflugerville, TX
    Current Employee - O I T Technician in Pflugerville, TX

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    work schedule is based around your classes.

    Cons

    takes away from study time.


  6. Experience has been stressful, campus operations are unorganized and disheveled.

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    Current Employee - Student Services Tutor in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Student Services Tutor in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Texas Southern University part-time (Less than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Hours can be flexible during fall and spring semesters, pay is consistent regardless of student traffic, and other work can be done during work hours if you aren't currently giving tutorial services.

    Cons

    Upper management is lacking in proper communication skills and operations, experience working there has been stressful and almost unfulfilling due to poor management operations. There is no introductory training or seminars, everything is figured out on your own. Management does not take responsibility for they're own discrepancies, and use disparaging tactics to avoid employee concerns.

    Advice to Management

    Bring in new management.


  7. Good Atmasphere

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Texas Southern University part-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Free time and good working office, a balance between work and rest play....

    Cons

    too many other problems....school itself management has some problem. not efficient sometimes delay your work.


  8. Work-study student Payroll Assistant

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Texas Southern University

    Pros

    great school, great work study job

    Cons

    great exposure, work 20 hours per week.


  9. Marketing Intern

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Texas Southern University

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

    Pros

    Everyday learning environment. Diversity. Campus events that help and educate students.

    Cons

    There could be a liitle work in communication.


  10. Disappointed

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Texas Southern University

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    environment, lunch room, paid time off, parking and co-workers

    Cons

    too much favoritism and unprofessional behavior

    Advice to Management

    listen to the little people too not just the professors


  11. Horrid

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Texas Southern University part-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    It was employee at will and I left the moment I got a chance. Not a bad work schedule but it can be rather stressful because of the people who have been employed with the institution for years and refuse to change their ways

    Cons

    Too many to list: - Incompetence anywhere you look - People who weren't even registered for class waiting for financial aid refund checks

    Advice to Management

    Need new leadership and root out all the bad apples. Don't downplay the success of those who are actually trying to create a better name for Texas Southern University



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