UCLA Reviews

Updated Jun 3, 2020

To filter reviews, or .
4.3
88%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
Approve of CEO
UCLA Chancellor Gene D. Block
Gene D. Block
619 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits and nice environment to work(in 112 reviews)

  • "Good work environment and campus culture; Many available opportunities(in 106 reviews)

Cons
  • "There is not enough funding for graduate students, specially international(in 39 reviews)

  • "There are no cons I can think of(in 37 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "PhD student"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Student Researcher in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at UCLA full-time

    Pros

    Great campus and research opportunities

    Cons

    High cost of living in Westwood

    UCLA2020-06-03
  2. "Good experience, organized system"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant 

    I worked at UCLA part-time

    Pros

    I was a student employee, and there was fair compensation and organized management. Had good experiences with management and support services

    Cons

    None come to mind currently

    UCLA2020-05-31
  3. "Had a good time working here"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Laboratory Technician in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UCLA part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of support, very meticulous, nice pay

    Cons

    very hard to stand out

    UCLA2020-05-31
  4. "Decent experience."

    5.0
    Former Employee - Access Control 

    I worked at UCLA part-time

    Pros

    Flexible work environment and friendly people.

    Cons

    Balanced with academics, making it difficult at times.

    UCLA2020-05-25
  5. "Great campus Cares about employees"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fund Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UCLA full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, wellness program, learning opportunities

    Cons

    Has Less than competitive pay

    UCLA2020-05-23
  6. "Pretty good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - ASUCLA 

    I worked at UCLA part-time

    Pros

    Able to manage student and job life

    Cons

    The pay could be better

    UCLA2020-05-23
  7. "Okay company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Secretary 

    I worked at UCLA part-time

    Pros

    UCLA tends to pay their employees well

    Cons

    Very demanding, hard to get hired

    UCLA2020-06-02
  8. "Research"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Researcher 

    I have been working at UCLA full-time

    Pros

    independent research, great core facility

    Cons

    standard Phd stipend but as expected

    UCLA2020-05-18
  9. "Good place to start"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Communications Specialist in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UCLA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good networking and professional development opportunities

    Cons

    Moves slow because of upper administration

    UCLA2020-06-01
  10. "good work and life balance"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - California in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at UCLA full-time

    Pros

    nice place to work, good benefits

    Cons

    high living cost, salary increases slowly

    UCLA2020-05-17
Found 2208 reviews
</>Embed