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University of Georgia Reviews

Updated March 24, 2017
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  • Minimum wage job (adding words because it said it needs a minimum of 20 but there are no other cons) (in 25 reviews)

  • As a graduate student, it is important to learn a new work-life balance (in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Student Review"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    I love the University and it provides me with endless opportunities as a student.

    Cons

    The cons are those that you would find at any University in my opinion. I think additional resources allocated towards growing majors is the biggest issue facing the school.


  2. "Love working for UGA"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Athens, GA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Athens, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of Georgia part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work environment and always have someone to talk to if there is a problem. Many research opportunities.

    Cons

    I can't really think of any.


  3. "Building manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Building Manager in Athens, GA
    Current Employee - Building Manager in Athens, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Georgia (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They really try to accommodate with our class schedules and test schedules.

    Cons

    It can be frustrating coming in during the summer and christmas break to work while all the other students are on break.

    Advice to Management

    n/a


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  5. "UGA Food Services"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Georgia part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours with a wide variety of positions to rotate around.

    Cons

    Rush hour for dinner can get really busy.


  6. "Nice College Town Wibe"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Georgia full-time

    Pros

    Very affordable town with nice people.
    The university gets enough funding.
    There are some major research projects being performed here.
    Very good sporting facilities.

    Cons

    Parking is always a problem, here.
    Some of the research is out of date and not very relevant.
    Apart from very good researchers, there are also quite a lot of mediocre researchers on the faculty.

    Advice to Management

    Spend a little less time on football and instead focus on improving the research performance of the university.


  7. "Recommend for graduate studies"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Athens, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Athens, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Georgia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great resources and networking opportunities
    Collaborative learning
    Professional development

    Cons

    Healthcare is expensive
    Benefits not great


  8. "Instructor"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Respectful students with okay pay and okay benefits. The work environment is pretty relaxing and other staff members are very nice

    Cons

    Not really much a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a


  9. "teaching assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Georgia full-time

    Pros

    You can learn how to communicate and teach students

    Cons

    It takes you too much time


  10. "Great University"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits, management is amazing, typically flexible schedules.

    Cons

    Salary is much less than can receive elsewhere, travel requirements.

    Advice to Management

    More work/life balance.


  11. "Graduate Assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Georgia part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great support from advisors. Freedom to implement coursework as I saw fit. Effective, but not overbearing management.

    Cons

    Low pay and long hours.



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