News and Updates

  • Bargaining Update, April 16, 2024
    WOUFT and WOU held its third interest-based bargaining meeting on April 9th. Members of the WOU campus community may check your campus email or click here (WOU login required) for an update. Additional updates will be shared throughout the bargaining process.
  • Joint Statement on Institutional Policy for Remote Work
    Dear WOUFT members, As a result of concerns from our membership about the proposed remote work policy that the University has crafted, and is now in the public comment period, WOUFT has worked jointly with WOU 082 to craft a response from our Union leadership and submit it as a public comment.   You can read our …
  • Bargaining Update, March 22, 2024
    WOUFT and WOU held its second interest-based bargaining meeting on March 15th. Members of the WOU campus community may check your campus email or click here (WOU login required) for an update. Additional updates will be shared throughout the bargaining process.
  • Bargaining Update, March 8th 2024
    WOUFT and WOU officially began interest-based bargaining on March 1st. Members of the WOU campus community may check your campus email or click here (WOU login required) for an update. Additional updates will be shared throughout the bargaining process.
  • Bargaining Begins Tomorrow, March 1st
    Dear WOUFT Members,  As you may know, WOUFT and WOU will be entering bargaining soon. This year, we are using a process called Interest Based Bargaining (IBB). 

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