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UCWGA is proud to announce its support for House Bill 1576, which if enacted, would provide pub

After over thirty years without a cost of living adjustment, full-time University System of Georgia (USG) employees expect to see a significant increase in their paychecks as early as their April payday. Georgia legislators have included five thousand dollar salary raises for all full-time state employees, including benefitted USG employees.

https://flagpole.com/news/news-features/2018/09/26/even-after-compromise-uga-grad-students-say-insurance-spike-is-still-too-high

Courtney Balling had misgivings when she was considering leaving Vermont to enroll in the University of Georgia’s crop and soil graduate program. "I was warned against moving back to Georgia because we'd probably pay more for our health insurance or lose it,” she said. “That was the case."

https://flagpole.com/news/news-features/2018/08/22/union-continues-campaign-to-lower-uga-parking-fees

Fair wage now

Some University of Georgia employees are handing over significant portions of their paychecks just to come to work.