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Michigan State University Reviews

Updated Jun 25, 2019

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4.2
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Michigan State University CEO Samuel Stanley Jr.
Samuel Stanley Jr.
3 Ratings
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  • "There are no cons to my experience(in 30 reviews)

  • "All while getting relatively low pay for your education(in 27 reviews)

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  1. "Good Place for Work"

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    Current Employee - Information Technology 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Michigan State University full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very good place for new programmer. Learn new things which cannot get from school. Life-work balance is very good. MSU has very good retirement benefit.

    Cons

    Compare with industry, the salary is lower.

    Advice to Management

    Great.

    Michigan State University2019-06-25
  2. "A college job that was great"

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      Current Employee - Student Supervisor 

      I have been working at Michigan State University part-time

      Pros

      Flexible schedule, worked around class schedule, meet lots of new people

      Cons

      Early morning hours, repetitive tasks

      Michigan State University2019-06-24
    • "Good"

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      Former Employee - Teaching Assistant 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Michigan State University part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Good place to work here

      Cons

      no cons i think over all

      Advice to Management

      no advice

      Michigan State University2019-06-20
    • "Delivering Outstanding Spartan Experience"

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      Former Employee - Crew Lead in East Lansing, MI
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Michigan State University part-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Flexible work hours and easy to coordinate

      Cons

      Limited hours available and sometimes limited workforce

      Michigan State University2019-06-16
    • "Great Part-time job while in school"

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      Current Employee - Student Clerical Assistant 
      Recommends

      I have been working at Michigan State University part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      They work with my school schedule and are very flexible with my hours

      Cons

      Not always a ton of work to do

      Michigan State University2019-06-10
    • "great place"

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        Former Employee - Student Assistant 

        I worked at Michigan State University part-time

        Pros

        everyone was very nice and friendly

        Cons

        there are no con about the job

        Michigan State University2019-06-24
      • "MSU special Events parking"

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        Current Employee - Parking Attendant 

        I have been working at Michigan State University part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Seasonal work. Works football and basketball games

        Cons

        The weather is cold and it isn’t always easy to deal with people.

        Michigan State University2019-06-06
      • "Gernally a good place to work"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at Michigan State University part-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Easy place to work as a student.

          Cons

          Lower average pay and management frequently changes without implementing any positive changes.

          Michigan State University2019-06-06
        • "Good place to work"

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            Current Employee - Research Associate 

            I have been working at Michigan State University full-time for less than a year

            Pros

            Great retirement plan offered, safe campus

            Cons

            HR and onboarding process was painful

            Michigan State University2019-06-19
          • "Great first job"

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            Former Employee - MSU Facilities 

            I worked at Michigan State University part-time for more than a year

            Pros

            Flexible schedules, good management

            Cons

            Constantly changing work environment. Mentally draining at times

            Michigan State University2019-06-19
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