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Why UWOSA?

What does UWOSA have to offer?

  • Over 40 years of experience dealing with the administration at UWO, including 12 years as a union.
  • A central union office in UCC, open from 8:00 to 4:30 daily.
  • Four full-time individuals working for you every day.
  • Ongoing access to legal counsel experienced in dealing with the UWO.
  • A solid understanding of the issues facing employees who work at Western.
  • Training and education opportunities throughout the year, both for elected representatives and members at large.
  • Access to external training and education programs and opportunities.
  • Member savings through the Canadian Union Advantage Benefits Program, as well as discounts for the John Labatt Centre.
  • Many social events, including an annual barbeque, a luncheon, golf tournament, bus trips, Knight’s games, etc.
  • Strong relationships with other unions on campus, in the London area, and at other Universities.
  • Cooperative working relationships with larger national unions.
  • Solid financial resources.
  • Over 1,150 members strong.