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Welcome to AUPE (Alberta Union of Provincial Employees), Local 052 (University of  Calgary).

We represent approximately 5000 support staff who are employed with the University of Calgary.

Local 052 is part of the Education Sector of AUPE.

We have members located throughout the Province of Alberta, primarily at six locations: 

  • Central Campus
  • Foothills Campus
  • Spy Hill Campus
  • Downtown Campus
  • Barrier Lake (Kananaskis) Research Station
  • Priddis Observatory
  • Edmonton & other satellite academic/research locations

Mission Statement

Mission Statement of AUPE Local 52:
Local 52 will play a leadership role at the University of Calgary by:

negotiating for conditions, wages and benefits that promote a fair, safe, and rewarding work environment. defending the negotiated rights of our members building community through the principals of democracy, open communication and advocacy. recognizing that the interests of our members are interwoven with those of the University.

This Mission statement was passed by the AUPE Local 52 Council on Monday, April 7, 2003