Eastern Michigan University Reviews

Updated Jun 8, 2021

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Eastern Michigan University President James M. Smith
James M. Smith
29 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people to work with who care about the students(in 12 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours, low pressure, can study during downtime(in 9 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Minimum wage pay and limited hours available(in 9 reviews)

  • "Low pay scale in relation to industry(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Wonderful environment

      Jun 8, 2021 - Supplemental Instructor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible schedule and up to date training

      Cons

      there were no cons at all

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      manageable for a student job

      May 21, 2021 - Desk Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible scheduling, and a manageable workload

      Cons

      sometimes hard to find someone to answer specific questions on the fly

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Rt

      May 24, 2021 - Student in Ann Arbor, MI
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good response Everytime need something

      Cons

      Nothing to talk about cons

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Not Great

      May 31, 2021 - Athletic Art Director in Ypsilanti, MI
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      Pros

      Always nice to see students work hard and enjoy the school

      Cons

      Budgetary restraints cause a lot of tension in the departments, even for the better funded ones.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      decent for student workers

      Jun 3, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      super flexible & understanding with busy schedules

      Cons

      expect to have bad coworkers who don't want to do anything

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Okay

      May 25, 2021 - Resident Assistant in Ypsilanti, MI
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free room and board Single room

      Cons

      Sometimes ridiculous tasks or requirements

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      EMU Housing and Residence Life

      Mar 31, 2021 - Student in Ypsilanti, MI
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free on-campus housing in exchange for program planning and facilitation, creation of bulletin boards, and resident interaction.

      Cons

      Large time commitment and must be available as a resource to residents at all times.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good job with good people

      Mar 14, 2021 - IT Department 
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      Pros

      Very friendly and helpful staff

      Cons

      Some slow days where barely any calls come in

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      Mar 18, 2021 - ABA Therapist in Portland, OR
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great job, meaningful, work overal

      Cons

      Low hours, not enough hours

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great benefits, bad money management.

      Mar 27, 2021 - Administrative Secretary in Ypsilanti, MI
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits. Job security if you can avoid budget cuts.

      Cons

      Budget cuts every few years and it ALWAYS ends up in cut Clerical/Secretarial.

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