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Washington State University Reviews

Updated Feb 18, 2020

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133 Ratings
  1. "A wonderful experience"

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    Former Employee - Regional Admissions Counselor 
    Recommends

    I worked at Washington State University full-time

    Pros

    -Autonomy and trust given by supervisors -Fair salary range -Fun and supportive team -Open to new ideas and trying new things

    Cons

    Sometimes there was miscommunication coming from higher ups in administration, but I imagine there is some of that at all large universities

    Washington State University2019-09-10
  2. "Great experience with UREC"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker 

    I worked at Washington State University part-time

    Pros

    UREC sets your schedule for the semester, making it easy to plan around classes

    Cons

    Management changes a lot, be prepared for that

    Washington State University2019-09-05
  3. "Awesome University to work for"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington State University part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Friendly work culture, young enthusiastic people, results driven

    Cons

    Its really cold in the winter. Summers and spring are great though

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    Washington State University2019-09-03
  4. "Washington State University"

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    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Washington State University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    This is great place to work. From the enthusiasm of the students to the comradery of the staff.

    Cons

    You can feel a bit lost with policy sometimes like many large companies.

    Washington State University2019-08-30
  5. "Great fun"

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    Former Employee - Recreation Supervisor in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Washington State University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun, welcoming, helpful, people oriented

    Cons

    Longer hours at times makes it somewhat difficult to manage working and being a student at the same time.

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    Washington State University2019-08-28
  6. "Material Science"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Student in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington State University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good working environment, living expenses are cheap.

    Cons

    Sit at an isolated island. Not much to do around here

    Washington State University2019-08-08
  7. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Technical Assistant in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Washington State University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work Environment is really good

    Cons

    Part-time work for undergrad students

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    Washington State University2019-08-07
  8. "Great job for Students"

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    Former Employee - Library Clerk 
    Recommends

    I worked at Washington State University full-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, great training, and experienced Librarians.

    Cons

    It is a student job so be careful.

    Washington State University2019-08-04
  9. "WSU is a gem in the heart of the Palouse."

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    Current Employee - Research Engagement Coordinator in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington State University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lovely small town with access to PAC 12 sports and entertainment Typically found in larger cities.

    Cons

    Winters get somewhat long and the geography is very hilly!

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    Washington State University2019-07-24
  10. "Great environment and support"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Pullman, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Washington State University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good graduate program in life sciences

    Cons

    Small town, not easy to travel

    Washington State University2019-07-23

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