Over 800 graduate workers, including TAs, GAs, and RAs, perform work critical to the university’s core mission as a center for education and research, and our labor is the backbone of the University.

Yet, unlike many peer institutions, NMSU does not provide health insurance, tuition remission, or summer employment to most graduate workers.

Now is the time for graduate workers join together and demand the working conditions and basic employment rights we deserve!

Help reduce insurance costs for grad workers by signing the union card here: https://nmsugrads.ueunion.org/unioncard/

Can international students join the union?

Yes! International students have the same legal rights to join a union as their domestic peers. By joining the union, the international students can ensure they have better working conditions, access to visa and immigration services and legal protections from mis

Download or View the NMSU Graduate Workers United resolution document here!

NMSU Graduate Workers United