Faculty & Staff Agreements


Collective Agreements for Unionized Employees

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Carpenters and Allied Workers, Local 27

  • Carpenters and Allied Workers, Local 27 (United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America) represents carpenters at U of T.
  • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2014 – April 30, 2018 (PDF Format

CUPE Local 1230, Full-time and Part-time

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 1230 Full-time and Part-time, (CUPE, Local 1230 F/T and P/T) represents Library workers employed in the University’s Central Library System.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017 (PDF Format

CUPE Local 1230, Student Casual

  • Student Casual Library workers employed in the University’s Central Library System.
  • Student Casual Collective Agreement: July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2014 (PDF Format)
  • Memorandum of Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

CUPE Local 2484

  • CUPE Local 2484 represents Day Care workers and Support staff at the University of Toronto.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

CUPE Local 3261, Full-time and Part-time

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3261 Full-time and Part-time (CUPE, Local 3261 F/T and P/T) represents full-time and regular part-time service Service Workers including Caretakers, Grounds Staff, Drivers, Laboratory Animal Technicians and Athletic Attendants.
  • Full-time Collective Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF, 621 kB)

CUPE Local 3261, Casual

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3261 Casual (CUPE, Local 3261 Casual) represents casual workers located on all three campuses; many are University of Toronto students.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 1)

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3902 Unit 1 (CUPE Local 3902) represents University of Toronto students, mainly graduate students, working as Teaching Assistants, Teaching Laboratory Assistants, markers, graders and instructors.
  • Unit 1 Collective Agreement: May 1, 2014 – April 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

Unit 1 Designated Authorities: Update your information online here.


CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 3)

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3902 Unit 3 (CUPE Local 3902) represents employees engaged in teaching, demonstrating, tutoring or marking /grading on contracts of less than one year.
  • Collective Agreement: September 1, 2014 – August 31, 2017 (PDF Format)

Unit 3 Designated Authorities: Update your information online here.


CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 5)

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE Local 3902, Unit 5) represents those employed as Postdoctoral Fellows at the University of Toronto.Please note that there are Postdoctoral Fellows who are not covered by CUPE Local 3902, Unit 5. Members of this group have applied for their own funding and therefore are not employees, but independent academic trainees. Information for academic trainees can be found on the School of Graduate Studies website.
  • Unit 5 Collective Agreement: January 26, 2015 – December 31, 2016 (PDF Format)

CUPE Local 3907

  • The Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3907 (CUPE Local 3907) represents Graduate Assistants at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto, all of whom are graduate students at OISE, are employed in research and/or field development-oriented projects contributing to their academic and professional development.
  • Collective Agreement: September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2018 (PDF Format)

IATSE Local 58

  • The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators of the United States and Canada, Local 58 (IATSE Local 58) represents the stage employees at the University of Toronto Hart House Theatre.
  • Collective Agreement: September 1, 2014 – August 31, 2017 (PDF Format)

IBEW Local 353

  • The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 353 (IBEW Local 353) represents Electricians, Apprentices, Control Technicians, Locksmiths and Machinists.
  • Electricians
    • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2012 – April 30, 2015 (PDF Format)
    • Memorandum of Settlement: May 1, 2015 – April 30, 2018 (PDF Format)
  • Locksmiths
    • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2012 – April 30, 2015 (PDF Format)
    • Memorandum of Settlement: May 1, 2015 – April 30, 2018 (PDF Format)
  • Machinists
    • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2012 – April 30, 2015 (PDF Format)

IUPAT Local 557

  • The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT), District Council 46, Local 557 currently has no active staff.
  • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2010 – April 30, 2012 (PDF Format)
  • Memorandum of Agreement: May 1, 2014 – April 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

OPSEU Local 519

  • The Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Local 519 (OPSEU 519) represents the University of Toronto campus police.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

OPSEU Local 578

  • The Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Local 578 (OPSEU Local 578) represents Research Officers and Associates at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format)

SMWIA Local 30

  • The Sheet Metal Workers’ International Association, Local 30 (SMWIA Local 30) represents sheet metal workers at the University of Toronto.
  • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2015 – April 30, 2018 (PDF Format)

UA Local 46

  • The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada, Local 46 (UA Local 46) represents plumbers, steamfitters and sprinklerfitters at U of T.
  • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2013 – May 31, 2015 (PDF Format)
  • Memorandum of Settlement: June 1, 2015 – May 31, 2018 (PDF Format)

Unifor, Local 2003 (Formerly CAW)

  • Unifor, Local 2003 (Formerly CAW) represents Stationary Engineers; Building Management Systems Technicians; and, Building Engineers.
  • Collective Agreement: May 1, 2015 – April 30, 2018 (PDF Format)

UNITE HERE Local 75

  • UNITE HERE represents hospitality workers at the 89 Chestnut Residence.
  • Collective Agreement: February 1, 2015 – January 31, 2018 (PDF Format)

USW Local 1998 (Appointed)


USW Local 1998 (Casual)

  • The United Steelworkers, Casuals Unit, Local 1998 (USW Local 1998) represents casual administrative and technical employees at U of T.
  • Collective Agreement: July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2014 (PDF Format)
  • Memorandum of Agreement: July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 (PDF Format – Includes USW 1998 SCS-ELP)

Agreements for Faculty & Librarians