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The University of Pennsylvania was founded by Benjamin Franklin when he had a little down time between establishing a country and experimenting with lightning. Since opening its doors to students in 1751, the Ivy League university has accumulated a notable list of ...

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    The Benefits are above and beyond for a higher education institution, or at least any other that I have worked at before.


    I have no cons that come to mind

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    University of Pennsylvania Interviews

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    Applied online67%
    Campus Recruiting12%
    Employee Referral8%

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      I had a 30 minute behavioral interview with an administrative staff and a faculty member in addition to network event with current students and introduction by an associate dean. I also had a guided tour of the school facilities including labs, clinic, lecture rooms and etc.

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    University of Pennsylvania Awards & Accolades

    • National Top 50 Green CompaniesGreen Power Partnership2012
    • Best Places to Work for CommutersNational Center for Transit Research at USF2012

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    What are perks and other benefits like at University of Pennsylvania?

    ...The University has some great benefits for full time employees including tuition benefits and a paid break between Christmas and New Years day....

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    Employees rate University of Pennsylvania 4.2 out of 5 stars based on 4,039 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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    Overall, 82% of employees would recommend working at University of Pennsylvania to a friend. This is based on 4,039 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

    72% of job seekers rate their interview experience at University of Pennsylvania as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at University of Pennsylvania.

    71% of employees think that University of Pennsylvania has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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    University of Pennsylvania Locations

    • Bala Cynwyd, PA
    • Kennett Square, PA
    • Phila, PA
    • Philadelphia, PA
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