University of Vermont Reviews

Updated Feb 24, 2021

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4.0
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68%
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University of Vermont President Suresh Garimella
Suresh Garimella
16 Ratings
Pros
  • "The culture of UVM is one of a kind(in 25 reviews)

  • "Great coworkers and work environment(in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "Very low pay, inequitable HR practices(in 14 reviews)

  • "UVM has a tendency to over-utilize the Tech Team which can lead to some stressful situations(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Burlington, VT

    I worked at University of Vermont full-time

    Pros

    Good. No bad things to say

    Cons

    None. It was great and I enjoyed it

  2. "Quality workplace, good supervisors."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Library Assistant in Burlington, VT
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Vermont part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good supervisors, work independently, simple work.

    Cons

    Nothing to add, good workplace.


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Office Manager in Burlington, VT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at University of Vermont full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people, excellent benefits, commitment to diversity

    Cons

    Salaries are low but other perks make up for it

  4. "Variable experience dependent on lab/PI"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Researcher, PhD Candidate 

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

    Pros

    Plenty of diversity initiatives and good core facilities

    Cons

    Limited checks/balances, inconsistence management, and poor STEM funding overall

  5. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Administration Officer 

    I worked at University of Vermont full-time

    Pros

    Caring faculty and administrators and staff

    Cons

    No cons from my perspective

  6. "People are good; Bad admin"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Lecturer in Burlington, VT
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Vermont full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Friendly people in general. Beautiful location.

    Cons

    The admin does not seem to care about faculty

  7. "Great place ot work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Outreach Specialist in Burlington, VT
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Vermont full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits; flexibility, lively work environment

    Cons

    Hard to advance; salaries are on the lower side

  8. "Kind and considerate"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Technician in Burlington, VT

    I have been working at University of Vermont part-time

    Pros

    Help you in every way

    Cons

    Housing is quite expensive so might need to work overtime

  9. "Teacher Assistant"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Teacher Assistant in Burlington, VT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at University of Vermont part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Scheduling, nice professor to work with

    Cons

    Not enough money for the work-study position

  10. "The University of Vermont is an exceptional place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Human Resources Benefit Administrator in Burlington, VT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Vermont full-time

    Pros

    The University of Vermont dedication to Diversity & Inclusion is an important part of their mission. Generous Benefit package. Very supportive team environment. Employee Educational programs and wellness programs are excellent.

    Cons

    I really do not have any.

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