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New York, NY
10000+ employees
1938
College / University
Education
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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Predating the American Revolution, Columbia University (founded as King's College in 1754) is the fifth-oldest institution of higher learning in the US. With a student population of about 25,000 and faculty of more than 3,600, the Ivy League ... Read more

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    I have been working at Columbia University part-time

    Pros

    Convenient and is well managed

    Cons

    Many students so it is crowded

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Columbia University Interviews

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    Office Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Columbia University (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Contacted the HR and gave me an interview. She was a nice lady and she asked me how many hours can I work per week, do I know how use Excel and some other basic questions.

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