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University of Texas at Arlington Reviews

Updated September 21, 2017
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University of Texas at Arlington President Vistasp M. Karbhari
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  • Low pay in the Business School compared to the Engineering School (in 20 reviews)

  • Being a student worker i believe there are no cons for this position (in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Former Employee - GTA in Arlington, TX
    Former Employee - GTA in Arlington, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Graduate teaching experience, compensation for teaching is enough to cover tuition and living

    Cons

    Teaching assistant application process is too long.
    At the start of the semester, most of the time fellowship will not arrive in time to cover the tuition

    Advice to Management

    Speed up the applying and administration process


  2. "Food Service Worker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Learn management, multi-tasking, Meet people and make friends.

    Cons

    Over time, sometimes lacking staff to help

  3. "Orientation Leader"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    +Free housing and lunch
    +Great connection to university faculty

    Cons

    +Long work hours, work load
    +If you're not a people person, you're gonna have a problem communicating with people daily


  4. "UTA Review"

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    Current Employee - Professor in Arlington, TX
    Current Employee - Professor in Arlington, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at Arlington full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Nice campus. Good working environment. Rewarding profession.

    Cons

    Pay is so-so relative to some other large universities.

    Advice to Management

    Strongly consider giving merit raises this year.


  5. "work study job as office assistsnt"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington part-time

    Pros

    flexibility with your classes schedule.

    Cons

    working during finals is very tough


  6. "Student Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington part-time

    Pros

    Great flexible student job. Works with your class schedule and provides you tons of resources.

    Cons

    Most students are only allowed to work up to 19 hours per week.


  7. "Student Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington part-time

    Pros

    The best part is to work on campus as a student.

    Cons

    Being a student worker i believe there are no cons for this position.

  8. "Research Institute"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good people
    Exciting projects with real world applications

    Cons

    Short staffed, Poor internal communications


  9. "tutor"

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    Former Employee - Peer Tutor in Arlington, TX
    Former Employee - Peer Tutor in Arlington, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Texas at Arlington part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    its a good job and good work environment

    Cons

    nothing as such.I had good experience


  10. "Don't Volunteer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at Arlington part-time

    Pros

    flexible
    Easy to get
    Access to labs 24/7

    Cons

    Wouldnt learn anything unless working for a professor


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