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Gonzaga University Reviews

Updated November 17, 2018
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Thayne M. McCulloh
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  • "However, this is typical of higher education jobs" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Nothing bad to say, wonderful place" (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work in the Northwest"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Gonzaga University part-time

    Pros

    Wonderful people and managers in the plant service department

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say, wonderful place!

    Advice to Management

    n/a


  2. "Great leadership & culture, but low pay"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Gonzaga University (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Student-centered mission; great benefits (especially employer contribution to 401k); beautiful campus; students, staff, and faculty all exhibit pride in the institution; executive leaders—including President McCulloh—are very accessible and willing to engage with staff; Spokane is growing and becoming a great place to live

    Cons

    Low pay; few opportunities for advancement; basketball tickets are hard to come by!

  3. "Gonzaga is the best."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Gonzaga University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Best people around. So understanding and cooperative. You're a family!

    Cons

    Pay could be better. Hard to judge from student work study type positions however.


  4. "Global Peer Ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Peer Ambassador
    Current Employee - Peer Ambassador
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Gonzaga University (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible work and supportive environment

    Cons

    I dont have any Cons while working here


  5. "Welcom Concierge"

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    Current Employee - Student Worker
    Current Employee - Student Worker
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Very friendly place to work

    Cons

    Small place to move up


  6. "Accounting Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spokane, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Gonzaga University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Excellent camaraderie
    - Superb benefits
    - Great salary

    Cons

    - None that I can think of


  7. "Not as great as some may think"

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

    I worked at Gonzaga University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits and time off.

    Cons

    Culture varies greatly depending on what department you work in. Mobility within the company is fairly limited. Some hiring decisions are questionable. Pay is not consistent across campus and is very low.

    Advice to Management

    Have consistent training for all of your management.

  8. "Great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Gonzaga University full-time

    Pros

    Had an awesome opportunity as a Lecturer and was able to pursue my passion with great benefits

    Cons

    I had to leave due to covering a sabbatical. Although I had a full understanding of what would come.


  9. "Great Place to Work!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Faculty Assistant
    Current Employee - Senior Faculty Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gonzaga University full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Positive work environment, tuition waiver, beautiful campus, centrally located, good benefits package.

    Cons

    Lack of transparency for advancement opportunities, falls a little below average pay ranges.


  10. "Great place to work at"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Gonzaga University part-time

    Pros

    Great sense of community, great opportunities, most managers are helpful and creative

    Cons

    Sometimes management gets in their own way

    Advice to Management

    Be better at receiving employee feedback