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Long Island University Reviews

Updated Oct 6, 2019

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Pros
  • "This is a very rewarding work environment, with compensation equals to the war that is put in(in 13 reviews)

  • "Tuition remission, vacation time and health benefits(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management punishes good ideas and ambition(in 12 reviews)

  • "You're not appreciated and there's absolutely no room for growth or professional development(in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Great job"

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    I worked at Long Island University

    Pros

    Great location and lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Pay rate is low for staff

    Long Island University2019-06-18
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Only take a position at LIU if you are unemployed..."

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    Current Employee - Academic Dean in Old Brookville, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Long Island University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Tuition remission, vacation time and health benefits

    Cons

    The worst place I have ever worked. Extremely high employee turnover in Admissions, Human Resources, Marketing and Communications. I have never witnessed so many people resign or get fired in my 20 plus years in higher ed. Employees go to work daily not knowing if today will be their last day at LIU.

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    Long Island University2019-10-07
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  4. "not bad"

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    Former Employee - Adjunct Professor 

    I worked at Long Island University full-time

    Pros

    it is a good place to work.

    Cons

    bad pay. adjuct status is not optmal.

    Long Island University2019-09-02
  5. "Just the minimum wage even with 2 years of experience at the same place"

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    Current Employee - Chemistry Tutor in Brooklyn, NY

    I have been working at Long Island University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work culture is good.

    Cons

    Pay is the minimum wage even after working for more than a year at the same place

    Long Island University2019-08-20
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Finances Over Quality"

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    Former Employee - Director 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Long Island University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Core of dedicated faculty and staff highly committed to students

    Cons

    President rules by threat and hires administrators who function the same way; making money supercedes quality, impact on students, or the welfare of faculty or staff

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    Long Island University2019-09-23
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Terrible! Terrible!! Terrible!!!"

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    Former Employee - Director in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Long Island University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    None to report at this time

    Cons

    I would not recommend this place to my worst enemy

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    Long Island University2019-09-14
  8. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Grad Assistant 

    I worked at Long Island University full-time

    Pros

    Really good hands on experience

    Cons

    Overworked, thankless job a lot of the time

    Long Island University2019-08-06
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Terrible morale"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Long Island University full-time

    Pros

    Co-workers are great - beautiful location

    Cons

    Upper Administration is clueless and don't treat employees well

    Long Island University2019-07-23
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Could be better"

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    Former Employee - Staff 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Long Island University full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Job security is pretty much a given if you do your work.

    Cons

    Pithy raises and poor moral from upper administration.

    Long Island University2019-07-11
  11. "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Fellow @ ISDL in Old Brookville, NY

    I worked at Long Island University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent pay for part time work.

    Cons

    I cannot think of any cons

    Long Island University2019-06-06
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