Oregon State University Reviews

Updated Sep 23, 2020

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Oregon State University Chancellor George Pernsteiner (no image)
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130 Ratings
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  • "low pay for such a demanding job(in 21 reviews)

  • "Student workers can only work a maximum of 20 hours(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Great part-time job"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Corvallis, OR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great environment and good co-worker

    Cons

    Need to work at least 10 hours/week

  2. "Good for Students"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Lead 

    I worked at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, caring supervisors, good training

    Cons

    Low funding, minimal raises, long training


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Corvallis, OR
    Recommends

    I have been working at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    They allow alot of personal growth

    Cons

    It is alot more work that it appears

  4. "Awesome"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Assistant 

    I have been working at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    Learned a lot about research and became a well rounded student

    Cons

    It takes a lot of time and effort, but it is worth it

  5. "Best Job!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Building Manager 

    I worked at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    Great team flexible scheduling On campus Low workload

    Cons

    There were no downsides to working as a building manager

  6. "NA"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Help Desk Technician in Corvallis, OR

    I worked at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    flexible work hours, friendly coworkers

    Cons

    I found no cons working this position

  7. "ok"

    3.0
    Former Employee - GTA Graduate Teaching Assistant 

    I worked at Oregon State University part-time

    Pros

    they pay for your tuition

    Cons

    salary does not reflect cost of living

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  8. "Review"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Corvallis, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Oregon State University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    it is a great place with amazing health insurance

    Cons

    There is no bad reviews

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  9. "Poor pay, great benefits."

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Laboratory Assistant in Corvallis, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Oregon State University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great overall benefit package offered

    Cons

    Very poor pay, little opportunity for advancement

  10. "Graduate School Experienc"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Corvallis, OR
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Oregon State University part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great location if you like nature

    Cons

    Low pay rate for GREs

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