Here are all our current proposals as they stand, and you can view each of the counter proposals by clicking on their date:

Contract ProvisionUnion ProposalUniversity Proposal
Appointments Notification1/25/2023
Appointment Security1/25/2023
Job Posting1/18/20231/25/2023
Grievance and Arbitration1/18/2023
No Strike/No Lockout—–1/25/2023 (Initial)
Discipline and Dismissal1/18/20231/25/2023
EAP1/11/20231/25/2023
Employment Files1/11/20231/25/2023
Health and Safety1/11/20231/25/2023
Non-Resident and Non-Citizen Graduate Worker Rights and Protections1/25/2023
Intellectual Property1/25/2023
Non-discrimination1/25/2023
Severability1/18/2023Tentative Agreement
Subcontracting1/25/2023
Successorship1/18/2023
Titles and Classifications1/11/2023
Training1/11/20231/25/2023
Travel1/18/20231/25/2023
Workload1/25/2023
Workspace and materials1/18/2023
Union Management Committee1/11/20231/25/2023
Union Access and Rights1/25/2023
Union Security1/25/2023
VCAP1/25/2023

Here are the most recent updates for Bargaining

Bargaining Session 03 Update

Subject: UPDATE: Report from the Third Bargaining Session with Admin Hello All, TLDR; Bargaining Committee (BC) met with WPI admin ...
Read More

UPDATE: Report from the Second Bargaining Session with Admin

Hello All,  TLDR; Bargaining Committee (BC) met with WPI admin yesterday to solidify a schedule for bargaining sessions, present the ...
Read More

WPI-GWU Initial Bargaining Goals

We, the graduate workers of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) present the following contract demands to (1) improve our working conditions, ...
Read More

Meet the WPI-GWU Bargaining Committee

Abhinav Gandhi As an international student, I have had to worry about VISA fees, understanding cryptic healthcare systems, and finding ...
Read More

Notice of Nominations

This is an exciting time in our union! We have a chance to elect a diverse group of student representatives ...
Read More

Bargaining Committee Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of the bargaining committee is to negotiate an initial collective bargaining agreement with the WPI administration’s team ...
Read More