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Boston, MA
10000+ employees
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$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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With colleges and universities thick on the ground in Boston, Boston University (BU) amounts to more than just a hill of beans. Founded as a Methodist seminary in 1839, the private university has more than 33,000 students at its campus on the banks of the Charles River and its ... Read more

Mission: Boston University is an international, comprehensive, private research university, committed to educating students to be reflective, resourceful individuals ready to live, adapt, and lead in an interconnected world. Boston University is committed to generating new knowledge to ... Read more

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    I worked at Boston University part-time

    Pros

    Flexible with student schedules, great community

    Cons

    None, I loved my time there

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Boston University Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Boston University.

    Interview

    Very laid back and pleasant experience. Hiring manager was very professional. Received call from hiring manager as opposed to HR, went through three rounds of interviews. One interview was a panel of approximately six people, with whom the individual in the position would have regular contact. Questions were mostly about background experience and what I would bring to the position. Overall a great group of people.

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