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"Great place to work as a graduate student, few draws"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Morgantown, WV
Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Morgantown, WV
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at West Virginia University full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

-Great atmosphere
-Apprenticeship-like teaching
-Clean, well-taken-care-of facilities
-Amazing school spirit for those who are sports enthusiasts
-Pittsburgh is in driving distance

Cons

-Low graduate student pay could be an issue for some
-High cost of living
-Not too much to do, however, Pittsburgh, PA is in driving distance

Advice to Management

Increase graduate student wages, decrease stress

Other Employee Reviews for West Virginia University

  1. "RA in WVU"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Morgantown, WV
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Morgantown, WV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at West Virginia University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    the town is a college town with nice people around. life is cheap here and school is getting better every year.
    Graduate student salaries are better compare to some larger cities school as I know.

    Cons

    Transportation system, you need to have a car if you like to have a good life here,
    during summer it's not much going on in the town since all the students leave and population will get less than half.


  2. "Student at WVU"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student in Morgantown, WV
    Current Employee - Student in Morgantown, WV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at West Virginia University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Large campus, lots of involvement within the school, easy transportation, great professors.

    Cons

    Big classes filled with 200 to 300 students. It can be overwhelming at first.


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