New Economic Stability Dividend pay increase for UFV faculty and staff in February 2018

UFV faculty and staff will receive an additional 0.4% pay increase in February 2018 under the BC Government’s Economic Stability Mandate. This 0.4% raise is in addition to the 1% adjustment payable as per the bargained wage schedule. The Ministry of Finance announcement has details on this latest Economic Stability Dividend for all public sector employees. Read full news release here.

This salary increase is in addition to the 3.8% cumulative increases already received in our current 2014-2019 agreement.

Updated bargained wage schedules which are reflective of this ESD increase have been posted online as an ancillary document to our Collective Agreement.  View wage schedules here.

If you have any questions regarding the ESM, please contact Lisa Kwak in Human Resources at

Updates about ongoing labour relations at our university are also available at

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