University of Arkansas Reviews

Updated Jan 16, 2021

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University of Arkansas Chancellor Joseph E. Steinmetz (no image)
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134 Ratings
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  • "Low pay, lots of responsibility(in 28 reviews)

  • "Also, parking passes are several hundred dollars a year-- just another way to cut into my already low salary(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Great Learning experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Fayetteville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Availability of several fellowships opportunities

    Cons

    None I can think of

  2. "University Recreation"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Facilities 

    I have been working at University of Arkansas part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and pleasant work environment

    Cons

    not enough opportunities for advancement or pay raise.


  3. "Good place to study"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 

    I worked at University of Arkansas full-time

    Pros

    Nice town, good facilities in the University

    Cons

    Nothing I can say at the moment

  4. "Great job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Assistant 

    I worked at University of Arkansas full-time

    Pros

    friendly staff, collaborative environment, very diverse and inclusive

    Cons

    None I can think of

  5. "Great Department"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fiscal Support Specialist in Fayetteville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The work environment is great.

    Cons

    The only reason I wouldn't rate higher is lack of raises and not helping staff members feel appreciated.

  6. "Typical Postdoc for Academia"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Fayetteville, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at University of Arkansas full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible, easy going environment, not hard to be a shining star, low cost of living, great lab and PD advisor

    Cons

    Terrible upper administration, low pay, long hours

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  7. "Meh."

    3.0
    Former Employee - Housing Assistant in Fayetteville, AR

    I worked at University of Arkansas part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy work where you can do your homework and work.

    Cons

    Shifts at crazy times at night and you don't make anything above minimum wage ever.

  8. "it’s fine"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Assistant Director in Fayetteville, AR

    I have been working at University of Arkansas full-time

    Pros

    got an extra education out of it

    Cons

    no respected work life balance

  9. "Uark Research Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Fayetteville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Diverse and nice people around you

    Cons

    Parking is a bit annoying

  10. "great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse Student Nurse in Fayetteville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Arkansas part-time

    Pros

    love eleanor mann school of nursing

    Cons

    course work can be challenging

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