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University of Mississippi Reviews

Updated Jul 14, 2014
University of Mississippi – Oxford – “Attractive buildings”

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3.9 42 reviews

94% Approve of the CEO

University of Mississippi Chancellor Daniel W. Jones

Daniel W. Jones

(17 ratings)

84% of employees recommend this company to a friend
42 Employee Reviews
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    Graduate Assistant

    Graduate Assistant (Current Employee) Oxford, MS

    ProsPositive and welcoming work environment, flexible hours and exceptional pay for a student.

    ConsStudent parking is awful! UPD is the worst.

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould allow GA's to have Faculty/Staff parking!

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

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    Good university

    Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) Oxford, MS

    ProsAssistantships and education quality in chemistry and pharmacy

    ConsFar from industrial hubs/jobs, no companies come to us for internships/jobs

    Advice to Senior ManagementPractical/job oriented training required

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

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    Good job to work part time.

    Tutor (Current Employee) University, MS

    ProsFlexible hours along with great friendships

    ConsGetting in contact with superiors for work schedules.

    Advice to Senior ManagementCut down on training times.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Student Worker, IT Helpdesk

    Student Worker (Current Employee) Oxford, MS

    ProsManager is very easy to talk to, flexible with scheduling around classes, fun atmosphere. Great part time job during college

    ConsCap on hours that can be worked during school semesters, pay is regulated

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

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    This was a great learning experience for undergraduates.

    Student Worker (Former Employee) University, MS

    ProsFlexible hours, great learning tools to clerical work

    ConsCustomers are not always very friendly, and this can make the job stressful.

    Advice to Senior ManagementRespect the employees and support them.

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

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    Student Worker in HR office

    Student Worker (Current Employee) University, MS

    ProsAllows you to see the benefits side of human resources and the customer service skills needed to handle employees

    Very flexible working hours. Supervisor understands that you are a student first and does not make you choose between school and work

    Provided with own working space

    ConsJob can become boring when all projects are completed. There are small continuing task that are available, but they become mundane very quickly.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep tasks available for students.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    great

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosnice people
    free food
    days off

    Conshard to find a job on campus

    Advice to Senior Managementmore student jobs

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    A good workplace for both graduates and undergraduaes

    Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) University, MS

    ProsFriendly atmosphere, easy going professors, equipped with all most all instruments. small size classes so that easy to get contact with professors whenever we have a question. Scenic campus

    ConsSmall department, Not much grant money in the department. So most of the times students have to teach almost every semester until they graduate. So very less chances of getting research assistance ship until you wait till end of your graduation.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNothing

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A great place to work and live.

    Graduate Instructor (Former Employee) Oxford, MS

    ProsGreat resources, lots of young professionals, Oxford is a wonderful town

    ConsUnorganized, graduate students are not a priority

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

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    Frustrating

    Resident Assistant (Former Employee) University, MS

    ProsI got to meet many people and participate in many different programs. I also got experience in managing many different types of issues.

    ConsIt was frustrating how disorganized everything was. I never knew what to expect. I also was forced to cover desk shifts that I shouldn't have since they weren't competent enough to hire someone for these shifts after 3 weeks.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWhen you make a calendar, stick to it.

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