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Faculty members, teaching 1/2 time or more, are included by state law in Bargaining Unit 07 (BU07). UHPA is the exclusive representative of BU07. Membership in UHPA is by choice and applying for union membership is fast and easy. As of April 1, 2024, UHPA affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), the largest higher education national union in the nation.

All information submitted will be kept in strictest confidence at UHPA and we will not share your personal and/or private information with any other organization.

UHPA Online Application Form

As a BU07 member, you have a choice to join union membership:

An ACTIVE MEMBER of UHPA is entitled to a full range of member benefits, including union representation; the right to vote, hold office, serve on committees; a no-cost $20,000 life insurance policy; and participation in other member benefit programs & discounts. Dues in the amount of 1% of a faculty member’s base salary is deducted each pay period. In addition, $10.09 will be deducted per paycheck for UHPA’s affiliation with AFT, all of which will go directly to AFT.

(Dues payments are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes but may be a miscellaneous itemized deduction.)

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