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Tentative Settlement Ratified

CUPE 4163 Component 1 and 2 and the University of Victoria ratified the tentative settlement at the end of March 2016.  Details of the settlement included:

  • total compensation of 5.5% over a 5 year term plus Economic Stability Dividend http://www.uvic.ca/bargaining/cupe-4163-1-2/updates/current/2016-04-01-CUPE.php
  • Inclusion into collective agreement improved conditions for Res Life workers who were organized December 2013;
  • Protection from academic harm for Component 1 members who exercise their rights provided for in the Collective Agreement ;
  • Improved transparency for appointments of TAs;
  • Improved vacation pay for term teachers with ​5 years and ​4250 hours;
  • Enhanced Extended Health Benefits for Comp 2 Regular employees;
  • Term Second Language Teachers  moved to Schedule 2 Regular Second language Teachers Pay Schedule

CUPE 4163 will be providing collective agreement information to members in the coming weeks and months.

Memorandum of Agreement

March 18, 2016 — CUPE, Local 4163 (Components 1 & 2) and the University of Victoria are pleased to advise that they have reached a Memorandum of Agreement to renew the collective agreement.  Details with be forthcoming after ratifications in the next couple of weeks.

CUPE 4163 Component 1 & 2 members will be receiving confidential information about the tentative settlement and details of the ratification vote as soon as possible

March 10, 2016 AGM Highlights

Bargaining Petition

To send an email petition asking President Jamie Cassels to help CUPE 4163 get a fair agreement, go to the petition page.

Bargaining UPDATE

Celebrate International Woman’s Day

Strike Vote Result: 86.5% Yes

Component 1 and 2 members voted 86.5% Yes in the Strike Vote that took place from Tuesday to Friday this week.
Your Bargaining Committee thanks you for this support as they continue to bargain, on your behalf, with UVic in hopes of reaching a fair and reasonable agreement.
We will continue to update you.

In solidarity,
Your Bargaining Committee

Voting Locations for Friday February 19, 2016 Last Day of Strike Vote

This is your last day to have your say!  Ballots will be counted Friday Feb 19, 2016 @ 6:30pm

Please see Polling Station locations below:

Friday Feb 19th Location
ALL DAY 10am-6:30pm GSS
10:00-11:30 Uvic Ctr
10:00-11:30 Maclaurin
12:00-1:30 Uvic Ctr
2:00-3:30 Uvic Ctr

Strike Vote Polling Stations for Today ( Thursday Feb 18, 2016)

10:00am – 6:30pm           GSS All Day

10:00 am – 11:30am        BEC

                                        Cunningham

12noon – 1:30pm             UVic Centre

                                        Bob Wright Bld

12noon – 2:00pm             Continuing Studies (CST)