UMBC Reviews

Updated Jan 12, 2021

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4.6
93%
Recommend to a Friend
99%
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UMBC President  Freeman A. Hrabowski
Freeman A. Hrabowski
75 Ratings
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Cons
  • "low pay, bad structure and bad colleague(in 12 reviews)

  • "No benefits for part-time employees(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Office Assistant 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UMBC part-time

    Pros

    I work in the theatre department and it's a really great open and fostering environment.

    Cons

    Not many in my department

  2. "Good for research"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 

    I worked at UMBC part-time

    Pros

    Good funding available in most of the programs

    Cons

    Nothing major to worry about


  3. "fair place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Graphic Designer 

    I have been working at UMBC part-time

    Pros

    lots of opportunities for growth

    Cons

    none, i love it here

  4. "Great School"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at UMBC full-time

    Pros

    Many opportunities Great faculty Great facilities Fairly quiet on campus, not very busy

    Cons

    Not many, it is a great school for students who arent determined to have a party college experience

  5. "A Great University to Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Manager in Catonsville, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UMBC full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Tuition Remission Opportunity to grow within the USM system Opportunity to get involved with on campus organizations Opportunity to network and collaborate with professionals State Pension system and IRA Benefits: Vacation, Sick, Personal

    Cons

    In my opinion there are "No Cons"

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  6. "."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at UMBC full-time

    Pros

    Research work has ample opportunities

    Cons

    It is difficult to get into the research work.

  7. "Working at UMBC"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Baltimore, MD

    I worked at UMBC full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Professional, good salary and learn at work

    Cons

    Time management as a student might be tough

  8. "Average workplace"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Teaching Fellow in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at UMBC part-time

    Pros

    Good resources for student workers

    Cons

    Campus food options aren’t great and parking is difficult

  9. "Assisting students in AOS projects"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends

    I have been working at UMBC part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The professors are really great to work with. The administration staff are really friendly and helpful.

    Cons

    I cannot think of any cons actually.

  10. "Undergraduate Researcher"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Undergraduate Researcher in Baltimore, MD

    I worked at UMBC full-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, great coworkers, learned a lot

    Cons

    No real cons, I enjoyed the work and learned a lot

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