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2019 Collective Bargaining

    BCGEU and VIU Ratify Collective Agreement

    On behalf of BCGEU and VIU We are pleased to share that the British Columbia Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU) and Vancouver Island University (VIU) have ratified a new collective agreement under the provincial government’s Sustainable Services Negotiating Mandate. The ratified...

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    BCGEU and VIU Reach Tentative Agreement

    On behalf of BCGEU and VIU We are pleased to announce that BCGEU, Local 702 and Vancouver Island University (VIU) have reached a tentative collective agreement for the period of April 1, 2019 - March 31, 2022. The tentative agreement covers approximately 187 BCGEU employees at the university. The...

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    VIUFA Ratification Process Complete

    Sent on July 22, 2020 on behalf of VIUFA and VIU We are pleased to share that the Vancouver Island University Faculty Association (VIUFA) and VIU have ratified a new collective agreement under the provincial government’s Sustainable Services Negotiating Mandate. The ratified agreement is in effect...

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    CUPE 1858 and VIU Ratify Collective Agreement

    Sent on July 2, 2020 on behalf of CUPE and VIU We are pleased to share that the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 1858 membership has ratified a new collective agreement under the provincial government’s Sustainable Services Negotiating Mandate. The University’s Board of Governors and the...

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    CUPE Collective Bargaining Update

    On behalf of CUPE Local 1858 and Vancouver Island University The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 1858 and Vancouver Island University (VIU) have now entered negotiations to conclude a new collective agreement for all CUPE employees at VIU. The current collective agreement expires on...

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    VIUFA Collective Bargaining

    VIU and VIUFA have now started collective bargaining
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    EFAP Info Session for Key Person Advice Line (KPAL)

    The Key Person Advice Line (KPAL) is a dedicated information and support line designed for key personnel, supervisor, and union representatives. KPAL allows you to contact a Homewood Health counsellor (EFAP provider) at any time for consultation should a situation arise at the workplace which...

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    Welcome!

    In 2019, VIU will be entering into collective bargaining with CUPE, VIUFA, and BCGEU. We will continue to provide updates to the university community throughout the bargaining process on the 2019 Collective Bargaining web page. Visit About Collective Bargaining to learn more. View Collective...

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