University of Southern California Reviews

Updated Jan 20, 2022

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4.3
81%
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University of Southern California President Carol L. Folt
Carol L. Folt
316 Ratings
Pros
  • "good work environment despite remote(in 198 reviews)

  • "They have great benefits for their graduate math students(in 156 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "not many downsides besides neighborhood(in 84 reviews)

  • "Low pay with little increase over time(in 79 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      great program

      Jan 20, 2022 - PhD Student in Los Angeles, CA
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      Pros

      Generous stipend and caring faculty. Recently got a raise as well.

      Cons

      we all use the same phd office, which can be an issue sometimes when there are conflicts.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      great!

      Jan 15, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      great opportunity and fun staff

      Cons

      nothing bad fight TF on

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Place. Okay pay

      Jan 16, 2022 - Assistant Professor of Research 
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      Pros

      great location n great peers

      Cons

      Expensive location. salary doesn't match the need

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Jan 12, 2022 - Student Grader in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      help me cover my living cost

      Cons

      great and can train my ability

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Workplace

      Jan 12, 2022 - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Students are very motivated to learn

      Cons

      The area is not as nice

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      im just a student here

      Jan 12, 2022 - Aerospace Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
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      Pros

      great engineering school, great community

      Cons

      some of the professors aren't very good

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good position

      Jan 10, 2022 - Course Producer in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great communication with students in this class

      Cons

      need to spend too much time

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Excellent training opportunities and mentors

      Jan 6, 2022 - Researcher 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great mentoring experiences Excellent research opportunities

      Cons

      Potential work-life balance concerns dependent on deadlines and other factors

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Decent work for an undergrad

      Jan 20, 2022 - Teaching Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Flexible hours for grading -Easy to use HR system -Paid for all hours worked

      Cons

      -Initial onboarding process resulted in weeks unpaid (eventually back paid)

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Multidisciplinary

      Jan 5, 2022 - PhD Student in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You get to meet and collaborate with people from diverse backgrounds

      Cons

      The city can be unsafe

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