Academy Sports + Outdoors Overview

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  • www.academy.com
  • Katy, TX
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1938
  • Company - Public
  • Sporting Goods Shops
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

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Academy is near the head of the class among sporting goods retailers. It's one of the leading full-line sporting goods chains in the US with more than 135 Academy Sports + Outdoors stores in Texas and about 10 other southeastern states. Academy's low-frills stores carry clothing ...

Academy Sports + Outdoors Reviews

3.4
58%
Recommend to a Friend
66%
Approve of CEO
JK Symancyk
JK Symancyk
577 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Good place to work."

May 10, 2021 - Receiving Associate in Lawton, OK
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good co-workers. Nice work environment. They work with your availability/ schedule and if you need days off, they are very open to it.

Cons

Management pushed too much telling us to offer credit cards to customers.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Academy Sports + Outdoors

3.5
(349 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Academy Sports + Outdoors?

...favoritism and very cliquey if you don't fit in you'll get placed on your own then get in trouble for going slow while there are a half dozen other people hanging out around a single pallet...Read More

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Academy Sports + Outdoors Interviews

Experience
Positive70%
Negative9%
Neutral21%
Getting an Interview
Applied online82%
In Person9%
Employee Referral5%
Difficulty
2.0
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  1. Apparel Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Many questions involved regarding your personal life and questions within the workplace. Was interviewed by one person. Interviews are all about conversation and not being a robot when talking to the interviewer.
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Academy Sports + Outdoors Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private CompaniesForbes2009
  • America's Largest Private CompaniesForbes2008

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What is paid time off like at Academy Sports + Outdoors?

...No work from home policy, reduced internal movement, less flexibility with PTO, the fun for "all" Moto seems to apply to a select few....

January 5, 2021

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