The University of North Carolina System FAQ

Have questions about working at The University of North Carolina System? Read answers to frequently asked questions to help you make a choice before applying to a job or accepting a job offer.

Whether it's about compensation and benefits, culture and diversity, or you're curious to know more about the work environment, find out from employees what it's like to work at The University of North Carolina System.

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21 English questions out of 21

September 15, 2020

What is health insurance like at The University of North Carolina System?

Pros

Resources and facilities are great Health insurance is great

Cons

Culture and work-life balance are challenging

Health insurance is great

September 15, 2020

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March 22, 2020

Does The University of North Carolina System offer tuition reimbursement?

Pros

They pay your tuition cost.

Cons

The salary is 40% below the poverty rate.

They pay your tuition cost.

March 22, 2020

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February 3, 2019

What is paid time off like at The University of North Carolina System?

Pros

Great benefits - sick time, vacation, paid holidays, education benefits, good insurance for individual full-time employees. If you can get a private-industry job instead, you will earn more and have more opportunities for advancement.

Cons

Old school patriarchal hierarchy. Plantation mentality. Racist. Low pay. Difficult to advance because of red tape policies.

Advice to Management

You will continue to lose talent to better paying corporate jobs that offer more opportunity for growth and advancement.

sick time, vacation, paid holidays, education benefits, good insurance for individual full

February 3, 2019

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February 3, 2019

How are career development opportunities at The University of North Carolina System?

Pros

Great benefits - sick time, vacation, paid holidays, education benefits, good insurance for individual full-time employees. If you can get a private-industry job instead, you will earn more and have more opportunities for advancement.

Cons

Old school patriarchal hierarchy. Plantation mentality. Racist. Low pay. Difficult to advance because of red tape policies.

Advice to Management

You will continue to lose talent to better paying corporate jobs that offer more opportunity for growth and advancement.

industry job instead, you will earn more and have more opportunities for advancement.

February 3, 2019

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October 14, 2019

What kind of career opportunities exist at The University of North Carolina System?

Pros

Getting a graduate degree, such as a PhD, offers time for reflection and personal growth, in addition to unique opportunities post-graduation.

Cons

Being a teacher's assistant can involve tedious work, especially grading in large volumes and it is very low pay.

Getting a graduate degree, such as a PhD, offers time for reflection and personal growth, in addition to unique opportunities post

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