University of New Hampshire Reviews

Updated March 18, 2015
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University of New Hampshire President Mark W. Huddleston
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Pros
  • Great people, great benefits, it's a great place to work (in 3 reviews)

  • The UNH-IOL is a great place to work for, and they are affiliated with the university (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • Low pay to those who work hardest and very little effective staff support ; HR is more a tattle tail than a supporter of conflict (in 3 reviews)

  • Many long-term, dedicated employees are let go and it isn't until you seek them out that you are informed they are no longer employed (in 2 reviews)

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  1. Great place to work. Lots of dedicated staff who are easy to work with.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Administrator in Manchester, NH
    Current Employee - Administrator in Manchester, NH

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire

    Pros

    Excellent work life balance, autonomy and organization culture.

    Cons

    Pace can be hectic depending on the time of year, but that's to be expected.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More support for professional development opportunities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. Great employer

    • Culture & Values
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of New Hampshire

    Pros

    This is a great place to work because they care about their employees and want to improve the quality of life.

    Cons

    This is a terrible place to work because they don't care about students and want to ruin their life.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You should really work on how you train employees and how that training translates to their actual job requirements.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3. UNH student worker

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    Current Employee - Athletic Box Office Attendant in Durham, NH
    Current Employee - Athletic Box Office Attendant in Durham, NH

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    UNH refers to hire work study students, so it was easier for me to get this job

    Cons

    The work is occasionally repetitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give student workers the most hands-on experience as possible! Application to the "real-world" will help students the most.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5. Worked at the branch libraries at the University of New Hampshire

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    Current Employee - Student Library Assistant in Durham, NH
    Current Employee - Student Library Assistant in Durham, NH

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very easy job - were allowed to do your homework

    Cons

    Working the weekends wasn't ideal

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Loved all the management, one was a bit grouchy though.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6. Teaching Assistant

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Durham, NH
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Durham, NH

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire

    Pros

    Relaxed enviroment
    nice staff
    helpful coworkers
    quiete office
    department pays tuition and fees

    Cons

    busy busy busy busy busy

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7. Great place to work in college.

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    Former Employee - Supervisor
    Former Employee - Supervisor

    I worked at University of New Hampshire part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    I loved working here and it was a great way to get experience working as a supervisor in a college setting. The pay is decent for an on-campus position.

    Cons

    Longer hours and having to work some holidays.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  8. Resume

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    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern in Durham, NH
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern in Durham, NH

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire as an intern (more than a year)

    Pros

    great school to attend. i love it

    Cons

    i have nothing bad to say about the university

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    good work keep it up

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9. Solid opportunities for students while in school.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, adequate facilities, and beautiful New England scenery.

    Cons

    Limited funding from the New Hampshire legislature and occasional political posturing between departments and programs.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10. Great place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of New Hampshire

    Pros

    Flexible hours for students, pay is decent. not very demanding or taxing work. Get paid to study and do homework!

    Cons

    Some tasks are extremely tedious. Managers know this, and they are isolated to usually 1 hour per shift.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stay the course

  11. Very friendly academic environment

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    Current Employee - Lecturer
    Current Employee - Lecturer

    I have been working at University of New Hampshire

    Pros

    Colleagues are very kind, nice campus, living expenses is low

    Cons

    Students are not smart. The winter is very cold. Not too much fun

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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