History

1977 — The Labour Rela­tions Board named the Asso­ci­a­tion the cer­ti­fied bar­gain­ing agent for the aca­d­e­m­ic staff, librar­i­ans, lab instruc­tors and ses­sion­als employed by the Uni­ver­si­ty of Regi­na, Cam­pi­on Col­lege, and Luther College. 

1986 — The Uni­ver­si­ty of Regi­na admin­is­tra­tive pro­fes­sion­al and tech­ni­cal (APT) employ­ees join URFA

1990 — The aca­d­e­m­ic staff of the Saskatchewan Indi­an Fed­er­at­ed Col­lege (now known as the First Nations Uni­ver­si­ty of Cana­da) join URFA

1991 — The admin­is­tra­tive, pro­fes­sion­al and tech­ni­cal (APT) employ­ees of the Saskatchewan Indi­an Fed­er­at­ed Col­lege (now known as the First Nations Uni­ver­si­ty of Cana­da) join URFA

1992 — The teach­ers employed in the Eng­lish as a Sec­ond Lan­guage Pro­gram at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Regi­na join URFA

1999 — The terms of employ­ment for mem­bers of the Eng­lish as a Sec­ond Lan­guage Pro­gram were nego­ti­at­ed with the aca­d­e­m­ic con­tract at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Regi­na, and those mem­bers are no longer gov­erned by a sep­a­rate col­lec­tive agreement. 

2016- Ses­sion­al staff at the First Nations Uni­ver­si­ty of Cana­da join URFA