LANHAM, Md., June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in digital education, today announced it has been recognized as a 2018 Top Workplace by The Washington Post. The annual list identifies the Greater Washington organizations that prioritize building a healthy culture and earn the highest approval ratings from local employees.
"We are proud to be named a top workplace in the D.C. area for the fourth consecutive year," said 2U Chief People Officer Rani Hammond. "This award is a testament to the purpose-driven organization we have built and our dedication to cultivating a diverse and inclusive culture that empowers every 2Ute – regardless of title or tenure – to deliver unparalleled, personalized service to our university partners and their students."
To keep up with rapid growth, 2U has expanded to eight offices around the globe and relocated its headquarters to Lanham, Maryland on February 21, 2017. Nearly one and a half years later, the 309,303 sq. foot state-of-the-art HQ is now home to 968 employees. They are bold, dynamic, and determined individuals committed to transforming the future of higher education for the better.
2U has received a multitude of accolades for its workplace culture since inception. Awards received over the last 10 years include: Employees' Choice Best Medium-Sized Company to Work For by Glassdoor, Top Workplace in Denver by The Denver Post, and Best Place to Work Finalist by the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council.
As 2U continues to work toward becoming the world's most iconic higher education company, recruiting the right talent for the right job is crucial. 2U is currently hiring for more than 100 open positions in our U.S.-based offices. To learn more about 2U job opportunities and great employee benefits, like tuition reimbursement and parental leave, visit 2U.com/careers.
About 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU)
2U partners with great colleges and universities to build what we believe is the world's best digital education. Our platform provides a comprehensive fusion of technology, services and data architecture to transform high-quality and rigorous campus-based universities into the best digital versions of themselves. 2U's No Back Row® approach allows qualified students and working professionals around the world to experience a first-rate university education and successful outcomes. To learn more, visit 2U.com.
Molly Greenberg, 2U, Inc.
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