University of the Incarnate Word

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University of the Incarnate Word Reviews

Updated September 16, 2014
Updated September 16, 2014
17 Reviews
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  1.  

    Great

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    Current Employee - Director of Intitute of World Cultures in Orange, CA
    Current Employee - Director of Intitute of World Cultures in Orange, CA

    I have been working at University of the Incarnate Word full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    If you make people fill out stoopid details to get to the info they want, you are going to sabotage the quality of those details.

    Cons

    Management needs to have more words in their description, so here are some more words, and here are some other sones.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    fire everyone

  2.  

    Working in Campus Life!

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    Former Employee - Student Center Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Student Center Manager in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at University of the Incarnate Word full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The office environment is so welcoming and very outgoing that you will have fun every second being here! The staff is so nice and working with students is always a gift.

    Cons

    Sometimes the workload is not always full everyday, but its always good to help someone out if they need a project done as well!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Great place to work - Admissions Counselor

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Admissions Counselor in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Admissions Counselor in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at University of the Incarnate Word full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Independent working environment, no micro-management. great work-life balance (family-oriented institution), great values, perfect to work on degree while working there.

    Cons

    Given non-profit status, lower pay than competitors

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    having an upward mobility plan set for ambitious hard-working employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Nice School, but crowded

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of the Incarnate Word

    Pros

    This school is nice, with great teachers, but the atmosphere is very crammed now that they accept almost all the students that apply

    Cons

    Not very many student employment positions available

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Look ahead of time for a job, not when you get to school.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Comfortable Work Environment

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at University of the Incarnate Word part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The perks are simple, if you are a student, they work with your schedule and try to do what is best for your academic achievement and progression for your future career.

    Cons

    Not very many cons. Working with other students sometimes tends to be a hassle especially when they act like children which would happen at UIW.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Tutored in the math lab.

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    Former Employee - Math Tutor in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Math Tutor in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at University of the Incarnate Word part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The hours were good and so was the pay for still being in my undergrad.

    Cons

    The students were a bit hard headed and had difficulties understanding the most basic math.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  8.  

    good

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Tutor in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Tutor in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at University of the Incarnate Word part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    it is good place to work. I have been trained and the working environment is very comfortable

    Cons

    perking is a easy thing for worker, and the payroll is ok. my skills are increased a lot, and I would like to work in this place

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  9.  

    Student Center Representative review

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    Former Employee - Student Center Representative in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Student Center Representative in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at University of the Incarnate Word part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, friendly managers, friendly students and people at the university met a lot of individuals within the short time I was there

    Cons

    small campus, within a month or so you will meet basically everyone on campus that will be there for your 4 or 5 years of college life

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Adjunct instructor in UIW san Antonio

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Instructor in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Adjunct Instructor in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at University of the Incarnate Word part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Only good for getting experience

    Cons

    Extremely low pay for adjunct instructors
    Not transparent

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more transparent
    Should increase pay for adjunct instructor
    The work very hard

    Doesn't Recommend
  11.  

    Admissions Counselor

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Admissions Counselor in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Admissions Counselor in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at University of the Incarnate Word full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    free tuition for self (5 terms per year) and family - completely free!
    great staff, family environment

    Cons

    low pay is the only real con!
    using your vehicle for everything, but mileage is reimbursed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    actually management in my department is pretty good. I do see other departments with a major lack of management, however.

    Recommends

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