CUPE 3902 Unit 1

The Collective Agreement with CUPE 3902 Unit 1 sets the employment conditions for University of Toronto students and post doctoral fellows working as teaching assistants, markers, graders and sole responsibility instructors.

TA applications are now being accepted online:

Instructions for Applying to TA positions: Fall-Winter 2017-18 - Main (click here)

Timeline for Fall-Winter 2017-18 - Main 




Students apply for TAships

Tues. June 6

Tues. June 27, 11:59 pm

Instructors review applicants & nominate TAs

Wed. June 28

Tues. July 18, 11:59 pm

TA coordinator prepares offers

Wed. July 19

Tues. July 25, 11:59 pm

Students accept/decline offers

Wed. July 26

Tues. August 8, 11:59 pm


Please refer to the following general instructions for the online TAship system,                                          • Applying for TA Positions       • Accept/Decline TA Offer       • Subsequent Appointments


These TA and Course Instructor positions are also posted on the CUPE online posting board ( This posting contains detailed information about each position, including duties and days/times courses are offered. You can search by course but must be specific (e.g. EEB323 search would have no result, EEB323H1F would turn up the result. If you put "ecology" in the search bar all positions in EEB would be the result.