UC-AFT Member Enrollment

University Council-American Federation of Teachers is the union that represents lecturers and librarians at the University of California.  UC-AFT membership is not automatic.  You must enroll using this form.

Why join UC-AFT?  Because your membership matters, whether you're on campus for one term or every term.  As a member, you 

  • Support your colleagues and your profession.
  • Join with other non-tenured faculty and librarians to promote high-quality education and research at the University of California.
  • Shape your future by voting on union policies and contracts.
  • Increase your power to achieve better working and learning conditions.
  • Receive members-only discounts and benefits.

Member Contact Information

Home Address

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Authorization for Payroll Deduction of Dues

UC-AFT dues are 1.5% of gross monthly salary, with a cap of $100 per month, for librarians and non-Senate faculty who have exclusive representation.  Dues will be deducted each month from your payroll check. 

Non-represented Academic Senate faculty and academic researchers may join UC-AFT and authorize dues deduction using this form. Non-represented dues are .996% of gross monthly pay with a cap of $55 per month.

Check your campus ID card to find the number. If you don't have it, leave this field blank.