University of Connecticut

Release Time for UCPEA Officers and Area Representatives

TO: Deans, Directors, Department Heads and Administrators
FROM: Jay Hickey, Manager of Labor Relations
DATE: December 1, 2008

Release time should be granted for UCPEA employees to carry on union business per Aritcle 40 of the UPCEA bargaining unit agreement: "Released time shall be utilized in a manner which is least disruptive of the individual's professional responsibilities and University operations."

Time cards should be marked "UL" (Union Leave) with the amount of time used.

The current listing of UCPEA representatives can be found on the UCPEA web site.