University of Connecticut Reviews

Updated Mar 2, 2021

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  • "Low pay (but not the lowest I've heard of)(in 19 reviews)

  • "A bit rural although not far from Boston and NYC(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Facility Attendant 

    I have been working at University of Connecticut part-time

    Pros

    flexible hours for students to maintain work-life balance

    Cons

    minimum wage is not a liveable wage

  2. "Great time tutoring!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Peer Tutor in Storrs, CT
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Tutoring with SASP was great, flexible hours and great supervisors

    Cons

    Everything was good and I enjoyed it


  3. "Good work environment"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Student in Willington, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Connecticut part-time

    Pros

    Good work environment and community.

    Cons

    You may have to pick up extra shifts often.

  4. "Good environment for research"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Research Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Connecticut full-time

    Pros

    Quite in a rural area, good for scientific study

    Cons

    Anything you can think about in the rural area, about 30 min drive to major city.

  5. "Student Admin"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Student Administrative Assistant in Hartford, CT

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

    Pros

    Good pay, great place to work

    Cons

    None that I know of

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  6. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Research Assistant 

    I have been working at University of Connecticut full-time

    Pros

    Good environment to work in.

    Cons

    There is no cons I can think of.

  7. "Great place"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Storrs, CT
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Nice people and great campus

    Cons

    Very rural, can be a very cold in winter

  8. "Excellent Benefits"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Storrs, CT
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Excellent Health Insurance Benefits and only 37.5 hours a week is full time.

    Cons

    Don't plan on your pay increasing. Salary increases are already scheduled according to union standards and nothing more is given.

  9. "Great to work for!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Computer Technician in Mansfield Center, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Connecticut part-time

    Pros

    Work is not far from school

    Cons

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