University of Texas at El Paso Reviews

Updated Jun 25, 2020

To filter reviews, or .
4.3
94%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
Approve of CEO
University of Texas at El Paso President Heather Wilson
Heather Wilson
11 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very flexible schedule, nice work environment, people are nice, get to know a lot of people within the department(in 17 reviews)

  • "UTEP allows highly motivated students opportunities to actually develop and teach classes, not just run labs(in 16 reviews)

Cons
  • "low pay, bad schedules, bad hours(in 11 reviews)

  • "Very low pay compared to other part time jobs(in 8 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very Friendly and warm culture

    Cons

    Medium Salary, hot weather, not many places around

  2. "UTEP"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Hispanic population Mission: Access and Excellence

    Cons

    Not all students are ready for college. For that is part of UTEPs mission.

    Continue reading
  3. "Great opportunity"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in El Paso, TX

    I worked at University of Texas at El Paso full-time

    Pros

    autonomy, travel money, manager support

    Cons

    location, isolation from other departments

  4. "Teaching assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Teaching Assistant in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at University of Texas at El Paso part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work load is moderate and professors are understanding of your busy graduate situation

    Cons

    Proctoring exams to be expected

  5. "UTEP experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor in El Paso, TX

    I worked at University of Texas at El Paso full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Salaries are higher than a community college

    Cons

    No job security for an instructor

  6. "Nice work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Part-Time Lecturer in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You learn a lot from the diversity of students, many cultures. The course coordinator is a wonderful person, she gives you all the tools required for the classroom, very efficient.

    Cons

    Only fall classes, low pay.

    Continue reading
  7. "The Undergraduate Learning Center building: great place to work."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Assistant in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people, Good management, Creative freedom, Lots of technology resources, Opportunities, Consistent hours and pay, work/school balance

    Cons

    Bad organization, not enough student diversity, No work in between semesters/ summer classes

    Continue reading
  8. "Engineering Ambassador"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineering Ambassador 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Texas at El Paso part-time

    Pros

    Great for networking and very helpful to improve your soft skills.

    Cons

    The hours are extensive, sometimes you will get paid based on who's doing time sheets. A lot of heavy labor.

  9. "Good but not great"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Student Assistant in El Paso, TX

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso part-time

    Pros

    flexible, fun, great staff and team

    Cons

    low pay, bad schedules, bad hours

  10. "Undergraduate Assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Assistant in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Texas at El Paso part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work and learn.

    Cons

    Can be repetitive at times.

Found 311 reviews