Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 3904

Welcome and welcome back!

August 29, 2023

Welcome and welcome back!  I hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing summer!  I will be sending important emails with pertinent Unit 1 information to all of you throughout the term and academic year.  I encourage you to read these emails.  If you have any questions regarding your Unit 1 employment or other Unit 1 issues, feel free to contact me at

Unit 1 Contract Lecturers, pending that their department has not mandated otherwise, whether to hold their office hours virtually, in person, or through a combination of both methods.

Please note that our general website is:

 For Unit 1 specific items, such as the Unit 1 Collective Agreement, Unit 1 Professional Expense Reimbursement Forms, Extended Health Benefits for Unit 1 members with Reduced and Full Sessional Medical and Dental Benefits, Basic Drug and Dental Plan for Unit 1 members with Part Time appointments, Unit 1 Matching RRSP contribution plan information, earning Unit 1 seniority points, as well as providing valuable Unit 1 information under the FAQ section, please go to the CUPE 3904 Unit 1 website located here:

I encourage all Unit 1 members to:

  • Read all Union emails
  • Read your paystub every payday (every two weeks)
  • Read your employment contract and ensure that you fulfill all of the duties and responsibilities outlined

I wish you all a good Fall semester!