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University of Wyoming Reviews

Updated January 8, 2019
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Pros
  • "The team has been really friendly and work environment was always fun and positive" (in 11 reviews)

  • "Great People, Great Location, Great Workplace" (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "small town, not much diversity, large gov empoyer" (in 10 reviews)

  • "Low full-time opportunities in IT field" (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Wyoming full-time

    Pros

    Great Great Great Great god

    Cons

    Not a bad place to work


  2. "Food Service"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Wyoming part-time

    Pros

    Clean working environment, nice people

    Cons

    Can not think of any

  3. "Good experience and great atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Food Prep, Cook, Server, Cashier in Laramie, WY
    Former Employee - Food Prep, Cook, Server, Cashier in Laramie, WY
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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at University of Wyoming part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The team has been really friendly and work environment was always fun and positive.

    Cons

    There have not been any issues during my term of working.

    Advice to Management

    Great managing team and a very positive supervisor.


  4. "telephone interviewer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Wyoming full-time

    Pros

    good co-workers and pretty easy work

    Cons

    can become tedious and boring


  5. "Research Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Staff is helpful, great resources

    Cons

    limited opportunities because small school


  6. "Research scientist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Wyoming full-time

    Pros

    Nice people, excellent lab facility, good 401K match (13%), good health benefit,

    Cons

    Weather (cold for 7 months!), small town


  7. "Great Work Culture and Flexible Hours"

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    Current Employee - Research Aide in Laramie, WY
    Current Employee - Research Aide in Laramie, WY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    -Highly educated supervisors/bosses
    -They work with you on scheduling
    -Open minded and nondiscriminatory environment
    -Worthwhile research/data projects

    Cons

    -Pay is reasonable but not high

  8. "Great University"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    stipends, scholarships and good teachers

    Cons

    less research based, can use more postdocs


  9. "Underappreciates Staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good hours, good student jobs

    Cons

    Staff all treated like replaceable cogs, paid very little and given very little in terms of benefits


  10. "graduate student"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Wyoming part-time

    Pros

    good benefits for graduate student

    Cons

    really cold weather in winter