We are the University of Saskatchewan Sessional Lecturers’ Union. Through collective bargaining, we strive to provide our members with the fair wages and working conditions they deserve. Our members never stop working for their students, and we never stop advocating for our members’ rights. Fair representation for sessional lecturers improves quality of education for our students and strengthens our University community.
AP/PD and Tuition Waiver Fund: Update
The Fall 2022 round of funding applications is now open. Please visit this link for all necessary details. If you have any questions regarding this fund, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to Ana Karinna Hidalgo (Geography & Planning) on being elected by acclamation to the position of Member-at-Large. Our Executive Board looks forward to working with you and learning from your perspectives.
Check out our latest issue of our newsletter below:
Parking Spaces for Fall Term 2022 (September – December) Go On Sale Beginning Monday, August 8, 2022.
Parking spaces for the 2022 Fall Term will go on sale beginning Monday, August 8, 2022. The union makes a limited number of parking spaces available to sessional lecturers on a cost-recovery basis.
Find more information, including pricing and dates, on our Parking Services page.
Frequently Asked Questions
Did you know that, as a U of S sessional lecturer and member of CUPE 3287:
- You have a union that will support you if you have job-related problems?
- You can apply for on-campus parking through your union?
- You can apply for professional development funding to attend a conference or for other projects related to your teaching practice or academic research?
- You can apply for a tuition waiver to take a course at the U of S
- You are eligible for health and dental benefits?
- You can apply for a Right of First Refusal if you have taught a course 3 times or more in a four year period?
- You have the opportunity to serve as a member on a University or union committee?
- You may be eligible for Employment Insurance benefits if you are not teaching in a given term or during the Spring and Summer session?
- You are invited to social occasions throughout the year where you can meet other sessional lecturers?