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  • "The AU community was very supportive and provided great benefits for staff.(in 85 reviews)
  • "people you work with are great and really care(in 55 reviews)
  • "Flexible hours; very understanding of your school schedule/commitment(in 30 reviews)
  • "campus is beautiful and there are a lot of things to participate in on campus(in 29 reviews)
  • "I liked working with great colleagues.(in 29 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great, Supportive Environment

    Nov 14, 2022 - Graduate Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommend
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    Pros

    -The professors care about their students -Hours are flexible -Mixture of grading and tutoring -Great pay relative to the workload

    Cons

    -Bureaucracy can sometimes take a while

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Positive overall

    Nov 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great learning opportunity for students

    Cons

    Poor payment and inflexible administration

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Grounds

    Nov 11, 2022 - Grounds Crew 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Nice environment benefits were amazing

    Cons

    Pay not the greatest !

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Low pay compared to other local universities

    Nov 11, 2022 - Research Assistant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Excellent working environment. Supervising professors are kind and respectful.

    Cons

    Salary is low in comparison with other universities in the area.

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Work is meaningful

    Nov 9, 2022 - Graduate Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommend
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    Pros

    helps you gain knowledge of your field better and gives you niche experience that can help you down the road for when applying for other jobs. Helps you pay for school too.

    Cons

    Pay is not the best ($15 an hour)

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee

    DC Reads Tutor

    Nov 7, 2022 - Tutor 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Opportunity to work with students

    Cons

    A lot of logistical headaches

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great university but underpaid

    Nov 4, 2022 - Teaching Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Amazing team and students to work with

    Cons

    Little pay and projects can be haphazard

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  9. 2.0
    Current Employee

    Facilities review

    Nov 17, 2022 - Facilities Management Supervisor 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Tuition remission schedule and safe

    Cons

    Lack of standards and systems

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Wonderful experience

    Nov 1, 2022 - Administrative Assistant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    My supervisor was the best boss I ever had

    Cons

    No cons, maybe just more pay

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  11. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Bogged down by bureaucracy, but great benefits

    Oct 30, 2022 - Producer in Washington, DC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    The ability to access all the resources granted to this university are unmatched

    Cons

    Many processes are slow and deeply tangled just because of layers of bureaucracy and policy.

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