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Updated Nov 24, 2021

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4.2
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79%
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The University of Kansas Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little
Bernadette Gray-Little
312 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lots of time off, flexible work environment(in 56 reviews)

  • "Working here you have flexible hours and interesting problem solving(in 44 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay but good for beer money(in 19 reviews)

  • "The usual grad school hallmarks - long hours, high workload(in 12 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great student job

      Nov 15, 2021 - Facility Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Community Flexibility Experience On-campus Opportunities to move up

      Cons

      Low pay for students at KU

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Salary

      Nov 14, 2021 - Program Facilitator in Lawrence, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Extremely flexible work hours, mentorship work with accomplished undergraduate students, professional development opportunities, etc.

      Cons

      Pay rate is a little low but the pros can out weigh this for most people.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Graduate Teaching Assistant

      Nov 24, 2021 - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Lawrence, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I really enjoy working with students.

      Cons

      Don't expect this job to be worth the pay. The tuition waiver is nice, but I still have to scrap by to make ends meet.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Be Jayhawk

      Nov 4, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It has a Friendly Environment for family

      Cons

      The tuition is high and employees don't get too much benefit on tuition.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Part-Time Student Job at KU

      Nov 17, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in Lawrence, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Calm space, student part-time job, can do homework

      Cons

      It doesn't pay much and it is boring, but there's time for homework.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Pros and Cons

      Nov 12, 2021 - International Student Advisor in Lawrence, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of opportunity for learning at an institution of higher education, even for staff. Great mission.

      Cons

      Not a lot of room for advancement. Higher Education so staff are often not paid well.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      All dependent on your professor

      Nov 11, 2021 - Teaching Assistant in Lawrence, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible time. Building relationship with professors.

      Cons

      Low low low pay. Need to clock in and clock out every time

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Nov 8, 2021 - Dining Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice management, flexible hours, nice coworkers

      Cons

      Can get boring, difficult to find parking if you live off campus

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Pretty good experience

      Nov 8, 2021 - Teaching Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Jobs are accessible and the professors are good

      Cons

      You don't get a whole lot of responsibility

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Overall very good

      Oct 21, 2021 - Stem Text Editor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Well-paying job for undergraduate students.

      Cons

      The job might get repetitive, but it is not a big deal. Still doable

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