University Professional and Technical Employees, CWA 9119 ("UPTE"), is the union of technical and professional employees at the University of California. They represent over 15,000 UC workers.  UPTE also represents part time faculty at College of the Sequoias, Butte College and Mount San Jacinto College.  Total count of workers represented is over 16,000 workers.

Link to UPTE-CWA 9119 website:  upte.org 



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Bernie Sanders at UPTE picket line on March 20

Senator and Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders speaking at our UCLA picket line March 20, 2019.

March 20, 2019 — News


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October 16, 2018 — News

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UPTE will be striking in solidarity, including HX, RX and TX workers.

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UPTE Local 9119 Receives Recognition for Increasing Union Membership

Jamie McDole, President, and Joaquin Chavez, VP, of UPTE receives recognition for increasing union membership by 5% at the Biennial Convention of the Cal Labor Fed!