University of Pennsylvania Overview

  • www.upenn.edu
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1740
  • College / University
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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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University of Pennsylvania Reviews

4.2
85%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Amy Gutmann
Amy Gutmann
1,159 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 5 years

"Research"

Aug 15, 2022 - Research Assistant Professor in Philadelphia, PA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great research institute with state of the art technology

Cons

Competitive, parking is a nightmare or really expensive
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Diversity & Inclusion at University of Pennsylvania

4.0
(783 Reviews)

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University of Pennsylvania Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative11%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online65%
Campus Recruiting13%
Employee Referral9%
Difficulty
2.6
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  1. Police Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Multi - step process that included the completion of a personal data query (PDQ), two separate interview panels, psychological and physical evaluation and P. A. MPOETC Act 120 Certification is required.
    Interview

    They asked me questions based my knowledge of the Pennsylvania Crimes Code (Title 18)

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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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Does University of Pennsylvania offer massages?

...Free ice cream on Fridays....

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Employees rate University of Pennsylvania 4.2 out of 5 stars based on 3,801 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 85% of employees would recommend working at University of Pennsylvania to a friend. This is based on 3,462 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.

69% 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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