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NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees

Due to the expiration of the collective bargaining agreement, funding for all programs, except EKB, will expire on March 31, 2023.
NYS/UUP Joint Labor Management Committees
Empire KnowledgeBank e-Learning License Application Available
Empire KnowledgeBank e-Learning offers 1000s of courses and videos to assist employees develop current skills and learn new skills for professional development and advancement. The 1000s of courses, videos, and certificates include topics that may facilitate some of the challenges while working remotely. Contact NYS/UUP JLMC staff to have a list of courses tailored to your professional development needs or interests.
PLEASE NOTE: Applications submitted after March 31, 2023, will not be processed until a successor agreement is reached. We will hold your application for reimbursement until such agreement has been reached.

The New York State/United University Professions Joint Labor-Management Committee Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement (NYS/UUP JLMC CLEFR) Program reimburses the cost of examinations for first-time certification, licensure, or designation of UUP-represented employees. The NYS/UUP JLMC CLEFR Program enables employees to improve job-related skills in their profession and gain the knowledge and skills necessary for promotional opportunities and career mobility within the State University of New York (SUNY). Examination fees to renew certifications, licenses, or designations previously obtained by an employee are not reimbursable. The current program period is from January 1, 2023 to March 31, 2023.
New York State/United University Professions Joint Labor-Management Committees

NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees, negotiated in the 2016-2022 Agreement between the State of New York and United University Professions, address mutually identified issues affecting employees of the Professional Services Negotiating Unit and provide funding opportunities to employees in various programs.


Information regarding the five NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees

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The NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees provide grant funding to UUP-represented employees