The UUP Oneonta Chapter office will be closed on Thursday July 18 and Monday, July 22 for the Chapter Assistant’s Mini-Vacation.  

UUP Members- Member Organizing Drive-

Paid Opportunity:

July 30-31

Register at this link:


Contact lbrassard@uupmail.org for more information.

Happy Summer!  Note the Chapter Office will be closed on Thursdays for the Month of August

The New Edition of the UUP Oneonta Newsletter is out!  Here is the link to the June 6, 2024 UUP-Date! Newsletter.


UUP Oneonta Labor Union

UUP Annual Picnic at College Camp

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UUP Oneonta Meetings and Events!

There will be a canoeing/kayaking event later in the summer or fall.

Here is the link to the June 6, 2024 UUP-Date! Newsletter

Statewide UUP will host the Members Only Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Workshops on the following dates:

Wednesday, July 17, 2024- 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM via Zoom.

Wednesday, July 31, 2024- 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM via Zoom.

Wednesday, August 14, 2024- 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM via Zoom.

Wednesday, August 28, 2024- 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM via Zoom.

To attend one of the virtual Members Only Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Clinics, you must pre-register. From the “student debt clinic” drop down menu, please select the UUP clinic that you are interested in attending – they are labeled “UUP [Virtual Student Debt Clinic] [date] [time].” In the affiliate field, type in the full name of our local (United University Professions), and it will autofill after a few keystrokes. Registration is first come, first serve, and we must cap attendance for a single clinic at 125 participants in order to ensure that we are able to provide maximum assistance to attendees. Registration will close 48 hours prior to the virtual clinic. Register now!!  Link to register:  http://go.aft.org/StudentDebtClinicRSVP

“Know Your Benefits” webinar set for July 23

UUP’s Benefits Department hosts monthly “Know Your Benefits” webinars for UUP members and all UUP-represented employees.

The forums provide information about benefits that SUNY employees receive, which are negotiated by UUP, as well as UUP membership and voluntary benefits associated with being a member.

The next webinar is scheduled for noon on Tuesday, July 23.

Click HERE to register for the webinar.


Join Us for a Dynamic Chapter Meeting this Fall Semester:

Schedule for Chapter Meetings- Fall Semester, 2024: All Members invited! 

Held on the 3rd Wednesday of Each Month, 12- 1 pm in Le Cafe:
September 18
October 16
November 20
December 18

Executive Board Meetings: All Meetings In Le Cafe:

Unless otherwise noted, held on the 1st Wednesday of Each Month, 11:30 am- 12:30 pm in Le Cafe:

August 30th- 6-9 pm
September 4
October 2 
November 6
December 4

Labor Management Meetings-Tentative Schedule: 

Pre-meeting in IRC 105 1-1:30p; Meet with Management 1:30-2:30 pm: On first Wednesday of the month, except for the first meeting of the semester:  

Tuesday August 20- Small Group
Wednesday September 4- Large Group 
Wednesday October 2- Large Group     
Wednesday November 6– Large Group   
Wednesday December 4- Small Group  

UUP Oneonta- 2024 Summer Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 10:45 am – 4:00 pm.  Teresa DeSantis, Chapter Assistant.  Note that the Chapter Assistant may work remotely this summer on Wednesdays or Thursdays.  Note:  As we enter summertime, note that the Chapter Office may be closed periodically due to vacation time being taken.  Contact us at oneonta@uupmail.org 
The UUP office is in IRC  105.  Phone: 607-436-2135

How can I join UUP?  You can Join UUP at Anytime!

Click here to join UUP- Online Membership Application

Do you have a Benefits related Question?  Contact the UUP Benefit Trust Fund at this Link.  (This takes place out of the Statewide UUP Office. ) Scroll to the end of the linked page to contact a UUP Benefit Representative.  Link:  https://uupinfo.org/benefits/btf.php

Click here to go to the UUP Guides, Information, and FAQs:

Who does UUP represent?

United University Professions, UUP, is the nation’s largest higher education union, representing the faculty and professional staff of the SUNY system. The Oneonta Chapter of UUP represents over 900 employees and 149 retirees.  Members are involved in many college and volunteer community activities. UUP represents SUNY faculty and professionals at the bargaining table and works to protect their interests by achieving improvements in salary, fringe benefits, working conditions and retirement programs.  It also works to provide funding for professional growth and development through leaves, awards, conferences and other grant programs.

UUP Links:

UUP Oneonta Email:      oneonta@uupmail.org

UUP Statewide Office- Social Media:
Facebook:      facebook.com/uupinfo
Twitter:           @UUPinfo
YouTube:         youtube.com/uupcomm
Instagram:      @UUPinfo