UNC Wilmington Reviews

Updated Jul 7, 2020

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4.0
84%
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78%
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UNC Wilmington Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli
Jose V. Sartarelli
38 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work culture at UNCW is phenomenal(in 11 reviews)

  • "Flexible schedule, mentor relationship with boss, practical for a student(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "No job security yet low pay and hard demanding schedules(in 13 reviews)

  • "I have worked for UNCW for almost 8 years continuously as a(in 10 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "UNC - Wonderful"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Operations Assistant 

    I worked at UNC Wilmington part-time

    Pros

    UNCW has many amazing benefits.

    Cons

    Working at UNCW can be cliquey

  2. "Great faculty and staff!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Professor in Wilmington, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent faculty and staff who are committed to teaching and involving students (undergraduate and graduate) in research.

    Cons

    Growing pains, overly burdensome paperwork and lack of adequate administrative support, lack of diversity.


  3. "A Great Place to be!"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNC Wilmington part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, mentor relationship with boss, practical for a student.

    Cons

    Lack of opportunity to go further in the program.

  4. "Amazing part time job"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Building Manager in Wilmington, NC

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Getting connected with some amazing employees of UNCW and being able to receive hours outside of class.

    Cons

    Low pay and some late/early shifts that can conflict with timing.

  5. "Lack of Support and Overcrowding"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Associate 

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent benefits, Good employees, Decent PTO

    Cons

    Department heads don't care about you parking is garbage and you have to pay for it

  6. "Wonderful Undergraduate/Graduate Positions"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Writing Center Consultant in Wilmington, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility around class schedule, opportunity for advancements and pay raises, helpful professional staff.

    Cons

    Appointments do not always go to full time and you are only paid for the time worked with students.

  7. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington full-time

    Pros

    Great place to learn and grow as a student.

    Cons

    parking was abysmal. Sometimes classes were too large.

  8. "Best place to work On Campus"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Building Manager in Wilmington, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UNC Wilmington part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Time to manage your own things, get responsibility, and manage people.

    Cons

    Sometimes you will have a lot of pressure since you are in a high responsibility role

  9. "It was cool and relaxed"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tech Support in Wilmington, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UNC Wilmington part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed and worked with me as a student

    Cons

    None as a student employee. Good stuff

  10. "Tutor"

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

    I worked at UNC Wilmington part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place! very supportive!friendly environment!

    Cons

    cannot think anbout any cons

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