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DePaul University Reviews

Updated November 10, 2017
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  • Little turnover so limited room for advancement (in 10 reviews)

  • Part-time to full-time faculty ratio is horrible (in 17 reviews)

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  1. "IT Field Technician"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University part-time

    Pros

    - Managers and supervisors are very nice and professional.
    - They let you study when there is no work.

    Cons

    - There are not much to learn. If you want to keep up with new technologies, work for other companies.


  2. "International Peer Advisor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great people, friendly environment! People like to help each other.

    Cons

    None! I did not feel any down side about this role

  3. "Graduate Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University part-time

    Pros

    All professors and staffs are very nice and knowledge

    Cons

    data might not very large as the industry


  4. "Student program assistant"

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    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    worked at the loop campus downtown, lots of opportunity to network, free conferences, felt valued as a staff member

    Cons

    student works aren't allowed to work more than about 25 hours which was pretty tough financially as a grad student


  5. "Library Circulation Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University part-time

    Pros

    Supervisors work with your availability and being surrounded with other student workers is a lot of fun.

    Cons

    You have to prove yourself


  6. "Administrative assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at DePaul University part-time

    Pros

    great atmosphere, workers were down to earth and helpful

    Cons

    was hard to get a lot of hours as they hired many people

    Advice to Management

    give more hours to the student employees


  7. "A great school with wonderful people that is often overlooked."

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at DePaul University part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Enormous flexibility with class schedules among many other things. Opportunities for growth if desired.

    Cons

    Low base pay and no benefits for student full-time employees. Availability of work depends on breaks and scheduling

  8. "Research Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture, Amazing school in the heart of the second city. The school is equipped with all the resources needed. I worked with top researchers in Technology, Science and Business. It was fun and I loved this job,

    Cons

    Nothing, it's a really a great school.


  9. "Excellent university to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DePaul University full-time

    Pros

    Well-run, mission-driven university. Great benefits, healthy culture, strong management

    Cons

    There are no downsides to working here.


  10. "Student Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DePaul University part-time

    Pros

    Good School and life balance

    Cons

    Compensation.

    Each department is different. There is little consistency.


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