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Marquette University Reviews

Updated January 23, 2019
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Pros
  • "Flexible hours and a great employer" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Good employer, tuition remission, 403 (b), other great benefits" (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay for job that requires degree" (in 8 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage and almost no opportunity to receive higher wages" (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Impressive Employer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Director in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Associate Director in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very well-run university with high overall workplace satisfaction. People like working here and that's special for higher education.

    Cons

    Institutional bureaucracy can be slow and methods of accounting and processing data can be rather out-dated. Not worse than most employers.


  2. "Great Student Job"

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    Current Employee - Tour Guide
    Current Employee - Tour Guide

    I have been working at Marquette University part-time

    Pros

    Share why you like the university and make great friends

    Cons

    Low pay and limited advancement available

  3. "Good place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant

    I have been working at Marquette University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The community, students and values are the best things about working at MU.

    Cons

    The graduate assistant salary could be better for living purposes, but it's possible to get by.


  4. "doesn't support researchers"

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    Former Employee - Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI
    Former Employee - Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI

    I worked at Marquette University full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    good and supportive environment and people

    Cons

    salary is low, health insurance is expensive with high deductible


  5. "Marquette College of Business"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant to the Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Assistant to the Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Marquette University part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Sara is the best boss ever. Seriously working for the college of businesses has been the best job I've ever had

    Cons

    none this job is awesome


  6. "Grad Assistant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Marquette University full-time

    Pros

    Work with faculty personally
    Flexible Hours

    Cons

    Hard to balance with school


  7. "Good college job"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Marquette University part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    On campus and easy work environment

    Cons

    salary and benefits nonexistent for student workers

  8. "Student worker"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Marquette University part-time

    Pros

    really fun, great boss, could do homework

    Cons

    nothing it was great loved it

    Advice to Management

    keep it up guys


  9. "Facilities Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Marquette University part-time

    Pros

    Very flexible with school schedule. Get to create your own schedule.

    Cons

    Have to be on call for facilities issues. If you're ok with this, then it's a great gig.

    Advice to Management

    Very well run and organized.


  10. "Program Coordinator, College of Business"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Mission focused and dedicated to educating students
    - Good benefits and opportunities for continuing education

    Cons

    - Poor management in department
    - Separation between faculty and staff positions
    - Lack of growth opportunities