ISU ranked second-best university to work for by employees

Daily Staff

Iowa State University was ranked as

the second-best <a href=


target=”_blank”>university to work for in the U.S., according

to a survey by <a href=

“”> The poll

surveyed readers and Glassdoor contributors.

Voters answered questions about the

University in 20 categories, and also assigned an overall rating on

a scale of one to five. ISU’s overall ranking was 4.1 — top honors

went to the University of Kansas with a score of 4.2.

“Lots of pride in working for a

great institution. Benefits have remained solid even through tough

economic/budgetary times,” was a comment from one survey-taker from

Iowa State. 

Glassdoor is a career community that

allows people to anonymously post information about their

employers, ranging from salary information to office pictures. A

total of 34 ISU employees have ranked the university. 

Outgoing president Gregory Geoffroy

received a 95 percent <a href=


target=”_blank”>approval rating, based on 21 votes.