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University of British Columbia Student Reviews

Updated Feb 8, 2020

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4.6
99%
Recommend to a Friend
71%
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University of British Columbia President and Vice-Chancellor Arvind Gupta
Arvind Gupta
10 Ratings
  1. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Student 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time

    Pros

    Great resources and place to study

    Cons

    Absolutely love studying at this university

    University of British Columbia2020-02-09
  2. "Peer Advisor"

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    Former Intern - Student Peer Advisor in Vancouver, BC

    I worked at University of British Columbia for less than a year

    Pros

    -good working environment -team building activities

    Cons

    -Can get busy at times

    University of British Columbia2020-01-25
  3. "Student at UBC"

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    Current Employee - Student in Vancouver, BC

    I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great school academically, they really push their students to their full potential. The campus is absolutely beautiful.

    Cons

    Rains too often, profs don't take into consideration that you are in other classes too! Such a heavy workload!

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    University of British Columbia2020-01-12
  4. "A good university"

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    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at University of British Columbia full-time

    Pros

    Beautiful campus with nice professors.

    Cons

    Far from downtown vancouver, quite but sometimes boring.

    University of British Columbia2020-01-07
  5. "great place for grad school"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Student 

    I worked at University of British Columbia full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    advanced research and academic facilities

    Cons

    can't think of any cons!

    University of British Columbia2019-12-23
  6. "Work Learn Employee"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker 

    I worked at University of British Columbia part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Super chill job to do if you are a student

    Cons

    sometimes can get monotonous and boring

    University of British Columbia2019-12-04
  7. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Student Worker in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at University of British Columbia part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supportive atmosphere and fantastic opportunities for learning

    Cons

    Restriction on available hours to work

    University of British Columbia2019-10-23
  8. "nice place to work in"

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    Former Employee - Student Worker 

    I worked at University of British Columbia part-time

    Pros

    friendly staff and nice work environment

    Cons

    management needs to be improved

    University of British Columbia2019-10-09
  9. "Ideal for students"

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    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of British Columbia part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great company culture Extremely friendly supervisors and staff Flexible Hours

    Cons

    Sometimes noisy office Sometimes unclear objectives

    University of British Columbia2019-09-03
  10. "Great place to be a graduate student"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Student in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of British Columbia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good school, good students, good programs, good weather

    Cons

    Sometimes the weather can get in the way of life

    University of British Columbia2019-09-02

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