Welcome to APUO

After careful consideration of the recent developments and the recommendations of public health officials, the APUO offices will be closed until further notice. During this exceptional closure, APUO employees will work from home while offering services online (email or virtual meetings) or over the phone.
If you have any questions, please send them by email to apuo@uottawa.ca. We are also checking voicemails several times a day everyday, do not hesitate to call us with your inquiries at (613) 230-3659.

APUO is both a professional association and a union, certified in 1976 under the Ontario Labour Relations Act.

It is the exclusive bargaining agent for the 1250 employees in the bargaining unit which it represents. The unit includes professors (other than visiting professors), language teachers, counsellors, librarians, and certain research fellows.

Recent News
Update COVID-19 LOUs and SSUO bargaining update
September 14, 2020

Dear members, As this most unusual academic year gets underway, we share in everyone’s hope that the return of classes proceeds as smoothly as possible in the face of the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.  During the last two weeks, several issues have arisen regarding the interpretation and the renewal of some of the Letters of Understanding (LOU) signed between April and June. In this communication, we provide a brief update about these issues and…


© 2013, 2012 Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa
Website Design Niagara by Future Access Inc.