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Found 1,058 of over 1K reviews
4.3
89% Recommend to a Friend
74% Approve of CEO

Found 1,058 of over 1K reviews

4.3
89%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
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Pros
  • "The benefits are great at UD. Annual merit raises are fair and properly reflect hard work and experience.(in 82 reviews)
  • "Nice people and research group(in 50 reviews)
  • "I have flexible hours and I can work from Home(in 33 reviews)
  • "Campus is beautiful.(in 32 reviews)
  • "Staff is friendly(in 22 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great Job

    Dec 7, 2022 - Undergraduate Teaching Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Being a teaching assistant at the University of Delaware was a great way to gain more experience and get to know the professors and students.

    Cons

    No cons about being a teaching assistant.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    good

    Nov 28, 2022 - Undergraduate Research Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    remote work was nice during covid

    Cons

    busy schedule with meetings and school

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Strong Connection With Community

    Nov 22, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    As one of the larger academic institutions in the state, it really felt like they prioritized incorporating and embracing the greater Newark area and Delaware as a whole.

    Cons

    None of significance to note.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    it is good place

    Dec 3, 2022 - Research Assistant in Newark, DE
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    good environment, and great life quality living here.

    Cons

    high living cost, especially on rent.

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  6. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Pretty good overall

    Nov 18, 2022 - Teaching Assistant 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Math TAs only have to work 6-8 hours/week. The hourly rate is quite high

    Cons

    There is really not any

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    RA

    Nov 15, 2022 - Research Assistant in Newark, DE
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Flexible time and schedule to work on

    Cons

    Low benefit, salary and long work hours

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good

    Nov 11, 2022 - Undergraduate Teaching Assistant in Newark, DE
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Good opportunity to teach others

    Cons

    I can't think of any

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  9. 3.0
    Current Employee

    grad student

    Nov 26, 2022 - Graduate Student 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    helped me pay for school

    Cons

    not commensurate with increasing costs of living in area and inflation

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good university

    Nov 11, 2022 - PhD Candidate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good for researchers and students

    Cons

    More funding is needed for students

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great place to work

    Nov 8, 2022 - Research Scientist in Lewes, DE
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great Place to work and help you to advance in your career

    Cons

    Nothing really annoyed me here

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University of Delaware has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5, based on over 1,200 reviews left anonymously by employees. 89% of employees would recommend working at University of Delaware to a friend and 68% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, University of Delaware employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at University of Delaware. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

89% of University of Delaware employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated University of Delaware 4.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.2 for culture and values and 4.0 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at University of Delaware to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, culture, compensation.

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