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4.2
82% Recommend to a Friend
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4.2
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73%
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  • "Arizona State Museum has great collections and the benefits of being part of the University of Arizona.(in 229 reviews)
  • "The people are great and very supportive.(in 122 reviews)
  • "Supervisors at all three positions I had as a student knew the limitations of a student schedule and allowed flexible hours for part time work.(in 84 reviews)
  • "Its a good work environment(in 44 reviews)
  • "Campus is beautiful and has a great location.(in 44 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent company

    Jan 26, 2023 - Associate Faculty (Online) 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for.

    Cons

    No cons at this time.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Great place to work

    Jan 26, 2023 - Student Academic Specialist in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and tuition reduction

    Cons

    commuting can be difficult if on site

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great place to work

    Jan 20, 2023 - Research Scientist in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and time off

    Cons

    No real option for overtime; university bureaucracy around contracts and sponsored projects can be painful

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  5. 5.0
    Former Employee

    UA Researcher

    Jan 19, 2023 - Research Assistant in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Quiet and peaceful place, very friendly people

    Cons

    Be ready for the dry and hot weather

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  6. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Working in the UA Prep Labs

    Jan 16, 2023 - UA ILSG Prep Lab Assistant in South Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Most days, the job was very relaxed. As long as I completed the check list for lab, reset each room before the next lab, and helped whoever came to the prep room window, I could prettty much do what I wanted (within reason) during my shift. Allowed for plenty of time to study for a busy college student at the time.

    Cons

    You do essentially work by yourself every day. Management is just a phone call away to answer any questions you might have or resolve any classroom issues, but you are thrown in very quick after just a few short hours of training before the semester kicks off. Everything is very manageable otherwise.

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Review

    Jan 16, 2023 - Student Venture Pathway Assistant in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very flexible and lots of opportunities

    Cons

    No cons at the moment

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Awesome Student Job

    Jan 12, 2023 - Special Events Associate in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Extremally flexible Awesome Boss Variety of opportunity

    Cons

    You can be stuck in extreme heat or extreme cold as well as any weather happening. your limited to 25 hours per week, period.

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Good Jobs

    Jan 12, 2023 - Desk Assistant in Tucson, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very flexible if you are a student. Good management.

    Cons

    None since I was a student

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    My Review

    Jan 10, 2023 - Customer Service/Office Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Customer Service, professionalism, management and a lot of other variables that contribute significantly to the success of the overall operations of the department.

    Cons

    There aren't any cons that I can think of at this time.

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee

    best place to learn

    Jan 9, 2023 - Ph D Graduate Researcher 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good experience and a lot of new tasks and information.

    Cons

    pay more for employers and students

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University of Arizona has an overall rating of 4.2 out of 5, based on over 2,553 reviews left anonymously by employees. 82% of employees would recommend working at University of Arizona to a friend and 62% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, University of Arizona employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at University of Arizona. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

82% of University of Arizona employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated University of Arizona 4.1 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.0 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at University of Arizona to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, management, compensation.

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