Tentative Agreements

Pursuant to the ground rules, the parties may reach tentative agreements on particular sections or subsections of proposals as the negotiations proceed. These are known as Tentative Agreements or “TAs.” Tentative agreements are dependent upon the parties reaching an overall and comprehensive agreement on all items.

The parties have reached tentative agreements on the following topics:

Article 1 – Recognition: View a copy of the revised tentative agreement dated December 7, 2015

Article 2 – Exclusions: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated October 16, 2015

Article 3 – Academic Freedom: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated January 22, 2016

Article 4 – Governance: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated January 22, 2016

Article 5 – Non-Discrimination: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 14, 2016

Article 6 – Diversity and Affirmative Action Policy: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 19, 2017

Article 7 – Board Prerogatives: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated January 22, 2016

Article 8 – Maintenance of Procedures: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated January 22, 2016

Article 9 – Meet and Discuss: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated February 12, 2016

Article 10 – Contractual Grievance Procedure: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 14, 2016

Article 11 – Additions to the By-Laws Grievance Procedure: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated February 16, 2016

Article 12 – Personnel Files: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated November 20, 2015

Article 13 – Members of the Unit Not in a Tenure Track: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 20, 2017

Article 14 – Reduction of Staff for Discontinuance of Programs or for Financial Exigency: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated February 12, 2016

Article 15 – Selection and Review of Department Heads: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated February 12, 2016

Article 16 – AAUP Rights: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 14, 2016

Article 17 – AAUP Security and Payroll Deductions: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 7, 2015

Article 18 – Longevity: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 8, 2017

Article 19 – Salary and Benefits: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 22, 2017

Article 20 – Minimum Terms: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 7, 2016

Article 21 – Continuation of Services: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 7, 2016

Article 22 – Mergers and Acquisitions: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 7, 2016

Article 23 – Savings Clause: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 7, 2015

Article 24 – Research Assistants and Research Associates: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 20, 2017

Article 25 – Merit: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 22, 2017

Article 26 – Temporary Employees: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 20, 2017

Article 27 – Discipline for Tenured and/or Tenure-Track Faculty: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated February 16, 2016

Article 28 – Duration: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 22, 2017

Article 29 – Patent Rights: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 4, 2017

Memorandum of Agreement #3 – Tenure Appeal:  View a copy of the tentative agreement dated December 29, 2015

Memorandum of Agreement #4/New Article – Agricultural Extension:  View a copy of the tentative agreement dated March 22, 2016

Memorandum of Agreement #7/New Article – Flexible Semesters: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated March 22, 2016

New Article – Student Evaluations of Teaching: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated March 22, 2016

New Article – Faculty Participation in Department Governance: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 26, 2016

New Article – Promotion, Tenure and Reappointment: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 18, 2017

New Article – Due Process in University Personnel Matters: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 19, 2017

New Article – Parking: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 8, 2017

New Article – Summer and Intersession Compensation: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 22, 2017

New Article – Compensation for the Development of Online Courses: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 22, 2017

New Article – Coaches and Trainers: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated June 20, 2017

Withdrawn Article – Workload: View a copy of the tentative agreement dated April 19, 2017