We are organizing a strike authorization vote.
It’s time for Columbia to honor our democratic vote and to start bargaining.

Read our open letter to President Lee Bollinger below. Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about a strike authorization vote can be found here.

Please contact us at columbiagradunion@gmail.com with any further questions.

We changed labor law. We voted union YES. We won NLRB certification.

Columbia has worked against us for the past three-and-a-half years and actively used this time to voice their anti-union stance.

Now it’s time to demonstrate that our work is essential to this university. So are the democratic values that our NLRB election represented. As our open letter below announces, we are now organizing for a strike authorization vote.