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Florida International University Reviews

Updated September 25, 2017
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  1. "Summer Reading Explorer Tutor"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Wonderful experience. It was a great environment.

    Cons

    Nothing negative. I enjoyed working there.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  2. "Student"

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

    I worked at Florida International University full-time

    Pros

    Great teachers in Computer Science, Many Opportunities to work under passionate individuals.

    Cons

    Lacks traditional campus life due to vast number of commuters.

  3. "Great Benefits and Opportunites"

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

    I have been working at Florida International University full-time

    Pros

    Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision. Vacation and Sick time.
    Employee development
    Education

    Cons

    Huge campus
    Parking can be bad.


  4. "ok"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Florida International University part-time

    Pros

    easy money, perfect for only a small side job

    Cons

    easily bored, not challenging enough


  5. "Student Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice working environment.
    No pressure.
    Good Place to work.
    Good Work culture.
    Fixed time work.

    Cons

    No cons as such.
    No cons is a con in itself.
    No work from home.


  6. "abc 123"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL

    I have been working at Florida International University (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    and the car some times goes vroom

    Cons

    none that i can think off


  7. "Research Assistant"

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

    I worked at Florida International University full-time

    Pros

    Good environment, improving programs. Staffs on campus are helpful and efficient.

    Cons

    Some programs still need to improved.

  8. "from the eyes of a grad student"

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    Former Employee - PhD Candidate
    Former Employee - PhD Candidate
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Florida International University (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Awesome environment.
    Friendly administration.
    Lot's of free space to take a break from work.
    Smoke free campus

    Cons

    Processing delays.
    Less parking spots for student.


  9. "Student Assistant"

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

    I have been working at Florida International University part-time

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and colleagues. Able to balance student and work adequately, while gaining invaluable experience. Highly recommend on campus positions

    Cons

    Only allowed to work up to 25 hours during Fall-Spring semesters, and 30 hours during the summer. No other cons.


  10. "Student Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in North Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in North Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Florida International University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    flexible schedule, you can do homework when it isn't busy, not too much work, you get to plan events, Easy interview, lots of other student assistants, you can work here up to a year after graduation, you can get hired and ask them to grant you work study as financial aid and they will.

    Cons

    poor management, lack of communication between managers and student employees, poor event planning, relatively low wage. $10/hr, 20 hours a week, You can work closer to 30 hours if you're a work study employee.

    Advice to Management

    Do a better job at assigning roles for the student assistants


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