Labour Relations

OCAD University is dedicated to fostering positive, productive working relationships with its employees and the Association and Union that represent them. On this page you will find Collective Agreements and Memorandum of Agreement, progress reports on negotiations, information about labour relations initiatives, and answers to your frequently asked questions about labour relations at OCAD U.

Labour Agreements

The following OCAD U Labour Agreements can be viewed or printed as PDF files.

OCAD U Faculty Association (OCADFA)

OCADFA represents faculty with the following appointments: Tenured, Probationary, Continuing, CLTA and Sessional and academic staff, including Technicians, Academic Counsellors and Teaching Assistants.

MOA 2013-2016 (PDF)

Voluntary Retirement Incentive Plan Permanent Technicians March 2016 (PDF)

MOU Voluntary Retirement Incentive Plan 2014-2015 (PDF)

Letters of Understanding (PDF)

Intellectual Property Policy (PDF)

MOU Voluntary Retirement Incentive Plan (PDF)

MOU Graduate Student Supervision (PDF)

Arbitration Award (PDF)

Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) Local 576, Unit 1

OPSEU Local 576 Unit 1 represents full-time and part-time Administrative Staff (except support staff that are exempt on the basis of confidentiality) and Professional Librarians

Unit 1 Collective Agreement 

OPSEU Unit 1 Collective Agreement 2011-2014 (PDF)

Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) Local 576, Unit 2

OPSEU Local 576 Unit 2 represents Models, Monitors and Class Assistants

Unit 2 Collective Agreement

OPSEU Unit 2 Collective Agreement 2011-2014 (PDF)

Administrative Managers Orientation

Employee Handbook for Administrative Managers (PDF)