uWinnipeg Faculty Association ratifies new collective agreement

August 4, 2016

Members of the University of Winnipeg Faculty Association (UWFA) have ratified a new collective agreement to remain in effect for four and a half years, from this past March until September 2020. The members voted 91% in favour of the contract. The agreement provides a 7.5% increase to UFWA salaries over the next 54 months and will see increases made to the yearly maximum pensionable earnings, pending the approval of the pension plan board of trustees. The association represents professors, librarians, coaches, athletic therapists, and counsellors from the institution. Winnipeg Free Press | uWinnipeg