Cornell University Student Assistant Reviews

Updated 24 Jul 2020

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15 Ratings
  1. "Great work-study opportunity"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Cornell University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Everyone in the Stacks Management Department is friendly and easy to work with

    Cons

    Nothing negative stood out specifically

  2. "N/A"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Library Assistant in Ithaca, NY

    I worked at Cornell University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible, was overall pretty chill

    Cons

    Not much, sometimes odd scheduling


  3. "Excellent peers, amazing campus"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - PhD Graduate Student in Ithaca, NY

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

    Pros

    Beautiful and peaceful campus, excellent job opportunities

    Cons

    There is not a lot to do in the city

  4. "Student"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Student in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Cornell University full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    very diverse courses and gives you a lot of flexibility in what course combination you can take

    Cons

    ithaca is way too cold

  5. "Something for everyone"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Graduate Student 

    I have been working at Cornell University full-time

    Pros

    Supportive intellectual community and great resources

    Cons

    Isolated, lack of non-academic opportunities

  6. "Great Job"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Athlete Tutor in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Scheduled own hours, got paid well, rewarding work

    Cons

    no cons, it was a great job

  7. "STEM Grad Student"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Student in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cornell University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing community, incredible on campus opportunities.

    Cons

    Advisor support is very variable.

  8. "Great place"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Ph D Student in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People are kind here. The working condition is great.

    Cons

    Too far away from the big city.

  9. "it is what it is"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    Current Employee - Student Worker in Ithaca, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    convenience for students, understanding of class schedule

    Cons

    low pay and often not enough hours are given so you end up working many jobs at a time

  10. "Great environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Ph D Graduate Student in Ithaca, NY

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

    Pros

    Very caring and comforting community

    Cons

    small town, inaccessible, people can use other people's opinions against you

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