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"An incredible experience from both an academic and professional point of view."

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Current Employee - Graduate Student in Champaign, IL
Current Employee - Graduate Student in Champaign, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at University of Illinois full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Experienced and knowledgeable professors
Plenty of student research jobs available to gain tons of experience in your field of interest
Very pretty campus (most of it, at any rate)

Cons

Massive workload in engineering - very little time for personal life
Somewhat expensive, especially for out of state people

Advice to Management

Value your students more.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Illinois

  1. "Great Starting Experience"

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    Current Employee - Web Intern in Urbana, IL
    Current Employee - Web Intern in Urbana, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Illinois part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Low necessary qualifications
    - Easy job application and interview process
    - More relaxed work atmosphere that is conducive to self learning
    - Flexible hours due to understanding of academic responsibilities

    Cons

    - Has low pay in general but understandably so for student workers
    - Not much mentorship, it is mostly required to work on your own
    - Work environment too open and sometimes distracting


  2. "It was laid back"

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    Current Employee - Netmath Mentor in Champaign, IL
    Current Employee - Netmath Mentor in Champaign, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at University of Illinois part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work from any location that has wireless internet connection

    Cons

    There is nothing bad at all about working for NetMath, especially as a college student who is trying to find a way to make money.

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