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  • www.columbia.edu
  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1938
  • College / University
  • Colleges & Universities
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

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Predating the American Revolution, Columbia University (founded as King's College in 1754) is the fifth-oldest institution of higher learning in the US. With a student population of about 25,000 and faculty of more than 3,600, the Ivy League university's main campus spreads ...

Columbia University Reviews

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Lee C. Bollinger
Lee C. Bollinger
835 Ratings
12 Jun 2020
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"Working event staff for Columbia Athletics"

Current Employee - Event Staff Member in New Zealand
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I have been working at Columbia University part-time for less than a year

Pros

- flexible hours
- great management (understanding, funny, kind)
- great colleagues

Cons

- task can be repetitive
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Diversity & Inclusion at Columbia University

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Columbia University Interviews

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    I had a phone interview, then in-person with fellow teammates, then an in-person interview with leadership. It was a very long process. The difficulty of acing the interview will depend on which school you apply to.
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What is health insurance like at Columbia University?

...Good health insurance, free tuition taking courses, work union...

25 October 2018

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