Vermont Law School

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Vermont Law School Reviews

Updated May 31, 2014
Updated May 31, 2014
4 Reviews
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  1.  

    Good place to be

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    Former Employee - Adjunct in South Royalton, VT
    Former Employee - Adjunct in South Royalton, VT

    I worked at Vermont Law School part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    engaged people, overall good place

    Cons

    Not much to report here

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    stay on the same track

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    Uncertain future, lots of highs and lows. Poor management.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Vermont Law School full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits for rural area. Many committed, values-minded employees who believe in the law school's mission. Community feel.

    Cons

    Great little school that has fallen victim to the nationwide decline in law school enrollment. Financial strain has highlighted weak, top-heavy administration. Excellent academic program, beautiful setting and community, and environmental niche might pull this place through - hope it does, it's a gem of a place to go to school, to work, and to live.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop trying to save the top jobs, with their big salaries and benefits, and start thinking about long-term investment in quality and efficiency of both the business structure and the educational experience.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  3.  

    Will be good once they figure themselves out.

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    Former Employee - Office Assistant in South Royalton, VT
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in South Royalton, VT

    I worked at Vermont Law School full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    good people to work with
    treated as equals
    flexibility
    decent pay and benefits (prior to restructuring)
    included in school events

    Cons

    with the school in financial trouble the workers feel the squeeze
    lack of communication of tasks
    obvious wastefulness of resources
    projects can seem pointless
    too much to do and not enough direction or foresight from those in charge

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I feel once the school figures itself out, it will be a great place to work.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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    Good.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South Royalton, VT
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South Royalton, VT

    I have been working at Vermont Law School

    Pros

    The people are great, students are interesting.

    Cons

    Career options are limited if you don't have a JD or degree related to VLS curriculum.

    Recommends

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