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University of Rochester Reviews

Updated Jun 21, 2019

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Found 617 reviews

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University of Rochester CEO  Sarah Mangelsdorf
Sarah Mangelsdorf
3 Ratings
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  • "low pay, but this is universal for a TA(in 18 reviews)

  • "All professors were friendly and helpful(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Good Learning Atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Rochester, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Environment was conducive to learning

    Cons

    Not all the professors were always prepared

    University of Rochester2019-06-21
  2. "GREAT"

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      Former Employee - Shift Supervisor 

      I worked at University of Rochester part-time

      Pros

      Amazing team and staff! Everyone was willing to help.

      Cons

      None that I could think of.

      University of Rochester2019-06-20
    • "Health Home Care Manager"

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        Current Employee - Care Manager 

        I have been working at University of Rochester full-time

        Pros

        good benefits, diversity, flexibility,

        Cons

        low pay, not enough staff ,

        University of Rochester2019-06-18
      • "New Graduate RN ED program"

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        Current Employee - Registered Nurse Emergency Department in Rochester, NY
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Amazing experience Work in Level 1 trauma center out of work

        Cons

        Lower pay than area hospitals Rotating Day/Evening/Night shifts

        Advice to Management

        Keep up the program, it has made me an extremely valuable cath lab nurse.

        University of Rochester2019-06-02
      • "Good benefits"

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        Current Employee - Lab Technician in Rochester, NY

        I have been working at University of Rochester full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        The benefits are great and cost of living is low compared to salary, for a young professional

        Cons

        My supervisor was less than ideal

        University of Rochester2019-06-12
      • "low pay but great benefits"

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        Former Employee - Senior Technical Associate in Rochester, NY
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at University of Rochester full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        Benefits are superb particularly health care cost

        Cons

        low chance of advancement, slow to change, management does not listen or even attempt to make positive changes to enhance employee satisfaction

        Advice to Management

        listen to your employees

        University of Rochester2019-06-06
      • Helpful (1)

        "Decent experience"

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          Current Employee - Assistant Director of Admissions in Rochester, NY

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

          Pros

          Renowned institution and beautiful campus

          Cons

          Limited upward mobility, awful parking, cut-throat culture, underpays

          Advice to Management

          Show value to staff with increased salaries

          University of Rochester2019-06-03
        • Helpful (1)

          "CS TA"

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            Current Employee - Undergraduate Teaching Assistant 

            I have been working at University of Rochester part-time

            Pros

            -Laidback, fun atmosphere made it good

            Cons

            -Taking class while TAing was not optimal

            University of Rochester2019-05-17
          • "OK"

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            Current Employee - Assistant in Rochester, NY
            Doesn't Recommend
            Neutral Outlook
            No opinion of CEO

            I have been working at University of Rochester part-time for more than a year

            Pros

            Great co-workers and flexible time shifts

            Cons

            Minimum wage and no benefits for student workers

            University of Rochester2019-06-02
          • "NY pays more now"

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              Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 

              I have been working at University of Rochester part-time

              Pros

              Very friendly staff and co workers

              Cons

              Dull, may not further you professionally unless you have no experience.

              University of Rochester2019-05-31
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