York University Reviews

Updated Nov 25, 2021

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York University President Mamdouh Shoukri
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217 Ratings
Pros
  • "Amazing work environment and management(in 63 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours, freedom of content creation(in 36 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Employer unwilling to negotiate during strikes(in 30 reviews)

  • "Commute during construction, low pay(in 20 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great benefits and work environment

      Nov 24, 2021 - Administrative Assistant 
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      Pros

      Quite a flexible work environment - especially with COVID-19. Great benefits Kind co-workers Pension

      Cons

      None at this time. Great place to work so far.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great work experience

      Nov 24, 2021 - Graduate Research Assistant 
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      Pros

      You can improve your research ability

      Cons

      Low salary compared to work in industry

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fun

      Nov 17, 2021 - Senior Program Manager in North York, ON
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      Pros

      Great colleagues, amazing opportunities for educational development applications.

      Cons

      Pay is not the highest but the work and responsibility is proportional.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      nice vibe

      Nov 25, 2021 - Teaching Assistant in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      a nice place to work

      Cons

      some prof are not nice to work with

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good

      Nov 10, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      good and nice study environment

      Cons

      nothing na na na na

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Welcoming environment

      Nov 9, 2021 - Work Study Student in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Inclusive Engaging Rooms for promotion & Growth

      Cons

      Mixed deadlines Pressuring Highly demanding Nothing else I like the place

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Decent pay and great benefits. Horrible management

      Nov 24, 2021 - Security Officer in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Good pay Great Benefits Generous time off

      Cons

      Long Hours Dysfunctional Management High stress situations involving a very diverse community Anti law enforcement environment Not a lot of room for advancement Management favours specific employees The department is very cliquey with lots of internal politics Rotating shifts including days and nights

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good

      Nov 6, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Good for working at first

      Cons

      Not very good after that

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      forced to write a review to view information

      Nov 20, 2021 - Student in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      None that I am ware of.

      Cons

      potentially excessive hair loss and stress

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Alright place

      Nov 16, 2021 - Human Resources Advisor in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Team was good to work with

      Cons

      Management not so great but alright

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