Majority support for recent UAW academic contracts

Date/University Union Unit Results
April 2015
New York University
GSOC-UAW Local 2110 1,500 RAs, TAs, and GAs 99.1% yes
(977-9)
April 2015
University of Connecticut
GEU-UAW
Local 6950
2,165 RAs and TAs 99.1% yes
(1,103-10)
May 2015
University of Washington
UAW Local 4121 4,000 RAs and TAs 98.3% yes
(2,120-36)
October 2015
University of California
UAW Local 5810 6,200 Postdoctoral Researchers 98.8% yes
(3,471-42)
October 2016
University of California
UAW Local 5810 6,800 Postdoctoral Researchers* 99.5% yes
(4,156-22)

Majority strike authorization votes in recent UAW academic campaigns

Date/University Union Unit Results
2015
New York University
GSOC-UAW Local 2110 1,500 RAs, TAs, and GAs 95% yes
(1,100+ participating)
2015
University of Washington
UAW Local 4121 4,000 RAs and TAs 90% yes
(2,258 participating)
2016
University of California
UAW Local 5810 6,800 Postdoctoral Researchers* 96.6% yes
(3,590 participating)

*The numbers in Local 5810 grew between 2015 and 2016 because postdocs at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory signed up and became part of the union during the contract campaign.