GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

GMM dates in 2019: 

Tues. January 15 GMM Pension

Release Mtg

MSB3154; UTM DV3129; UTSC MW229 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Thurs. February 14

(changed from Feb 13)

GMM OI 2295; UTM New North Bldg. rm 5128;

UTSC Highland Hall 407

12:00 – 1:30 pm
Thurs. March 21 GMM Union Hall C,D; UTM DV 3129; UTSC

MW229

5:00 – 6:30 pm
Tues. April 16 GMM – chaired from

UTM

OI 5250; UTM Spigel Hall; UTSC MW229 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Thurs. May 16 GMM hosted UTSC UTSC MW229, STG Bahen BA1180; UTM

DV 3129

12:00 – 1:30 pm
Thurs. June 13 – BBQ GMM 3:30-5:00pm

Barbecue 5-8pm

Union Hall; UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229 3:30 – 8:00 pm
Tues. July 16 GMM STG Bahen BA 1180; UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Thurs. August 15 GMM STG Union Hall, lower level; UTM DV 3129;

UTSC MW229

12:00 – 1:30 pm
Tues.  September 17 GMM STG tba; UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Wed. October 16 GMM Union Hall C,D; UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229 5:00 – 6:30 pm
Thurs. November 14 GMM hosted at UTM STG tba; UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Thurs.  December 12 GMM 3:30-5pm and

Holiday Party 5:00-

8:00 pm

Union Hall ABCD;

UTM DV 3129; UTSC MW229

3:00 – 9:00 pm


NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION

Date Campus Room Time
Fri. Jan 11, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Feb 1, 2019 STG Boardroom 2 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Feb 15, 2019 UTSC AC 332 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Thurs. March 7, 2019 UTM DV 3129 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. March 8, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. April 12, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. May 10, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
date change to Fri. May 24 (cancelled May 17, 2019) UTSC AA208 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Thurs. June 6, 2019 UTM DV 3129 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. June 14, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. July 12, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Aug 9, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Aug 16, 2019 UTSC tba 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Thurs. Sept 12, 2019 UTM DV 3129 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Sept 13, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Oct 4, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Nov 8, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Nov 15, 2019 UTSC tba 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Thurs. Dec 5, 2019 UTM DV 3129 3:15 – 5:00 pm
Fri. Dec 13, 2019 STG Hall A, 25 Cecil 3:15 – 5:00 pm
*AC 332 – Acadmic Resource Centre,  1265 Military Trail, Toronto,  ON M1C 1A3



Staff Appointed Unit

Over 4000 permanent, continuing staff in administrative and technical positions at the University of Toronto’s St. George, UTSC, and UTM campuses.
Collective Agreement

*Contract highlights package



Casual Unit

Over 3000 casual staff at the three University of Toronto campuses.
Collective Agreement

Memorandum of Settlement



Victoria University Unit

Staff in administrative, security, custodial, grounds and physical plant maintenance, and food services positions at Victoria University.
Collective Agreement




University of St. Michael's College Unit

Staff in administrative and facilities maintenance positions at the University of St. Michael's College.
Collective Agreement

Memorandum of Settlement



University of Toronto Schools (UTS) Unit

Staff in administrative and technical positions at the University of Toronto Schools (UTS).
Collective Agreement




Local 1998 members are eligible for the following services and discounts:

 

Steelworkers Dental


Steelworkers Dental’s mission is to provide professional dental care in a warm and friendly environment.

Our clinics are located in four convenient locations.

We take pride in providing oral health care to union members and to the general public.

As a non-profit, Steelworkers Dental bills its services below the current ODA (Ontario Dentist Association) fee guide. Our below ODA service fees are available to union members and to the public.

We offer flexible appointment times and never overbook.

Request an appointment


Allstate Home and Auto Insurance

10 MINUTES FOR $10

GET A QUOTE WITH ALLSTATE AGENT THOMAS SMITH AND I WILL DONATE $10 TO A USW SUPPORTED LOCAL CHARITY* AND USW MEMBER’S GET A PREFERRED GROUP DISCOUNT!!!

USW GROUP CODE: CO0006

*conditions of donation: A donation will only be made when a USW member calls that is not currently insured with Allstate, and you must get a quote with agent Thomas Smith of Allstate insurance. This is an offering  by the agent, not by Allstate Canada.

If you are already with Allstate Insurance, please contact agent Thomas Smith on your next renewal to have the discount added to your policies. *Important: group discounts can only be added at renewal.

Call for a quote today!

Thomas Smith

416-400-8348

Senior Sales Agent

tsmith@allstate.ca


UnionLink


Home and Auto Insurance
Exclusive rates for Local 1998 Members, Retirees, Spouses and their Dependants!

Please Contact:
Zeki Akcay
Office: 416-644-7777
Toll Free: 1-855-530-9787
Email: ZekiA@pbnet.ca

* Proof of eligibility is required. Contact info@usw1998.ca to obtain proof or present a Local 1998 membership card.


Ontario Science Centre


Preferred partners save 20% on tickets:

Local 1998 members can book in advance by calling the Ontario Science Centre’s Contact Centre and quoting your Science Centre-assigned discount code and your organization name to activate the discount.

Prepaid tickets can be picked up at the Membership Desk or Box Office by presenting the reservation number and valid organization ID/affiliation on the day of visit. The telephone transaction fee is waived for Preferred Partners.

*Click here to see events and pricing for Spring 2016!

Local 1998 Discount Code: 3887

More Information


Royal Bank of Canada

Exclusive discount for United Steel Workers Union.

Save on Car and Home Insurance with rates exclusive to the United Steel Workers Union.

As the provider of Car and Home Insurance for your organization RBC Insurance Agency is able to offer you as well as your spouse and dependent children- exclusive group plan rates that could save you hundreds of dollars in premium every year.

Savings are just the beginning. You’ll also benefit from personalized service and expert advice. Our Licenced Advisors will take the time to understand your needs and explain all the details of your coverage so you can feel confident that you have the right protection for your needs.

Be sure to mention you are from the United Steel Workers Union.

Contact Rita Vince today and find out how much you could save.

905-286-4452

Rita.vince@rbc.com


Wild Water Kingdom


Wild Water Kingdom welcomes Local 1998!

Save 30% off Regular Admission:

1. Go to www.wildwaterkingdom.com/tickets
2. Click on “BUY TICKETS” button
3. Enter your assigned promo code: USW13
4. Purchase and print your discounted ticket.


Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament


Local 1998 members can buy tickets at discounted prices:
Adult admission – 35% off
Child admission – 25% off

Click here for more information


Great Wolf Lodge


2016 Corporate Leisure Program
Save up to 15% off!
Code: USW

Click here to download the flyer