AFT 1493 Updates

What’s new and of interest to AFT Local 1493 members

AFT retro pay calculator

Posted March 12, 2024

AFT has created a set of downloadable spreadsheets to help faculty estimate your total retroactive pay for AY 2022-2023 and Summer and Fall 2023. Click on the appropriate link below to download the retro pay calculator for you: Retro pay calculator for PT faculty Retro pay calculator for full-time faculty paid on an August through […]

SMCCCD students: apply for an internship with our union! Intern(s) will receive a $1000 scholarship

Posted January 16, 2024

Faculty: please share the information below with your students! Now in its fourth year, the AFT 1493 internship program gives SMCCCD students an opportunity to develop their skills in organizing and communications while joining our ongoing conversation about how labor unions can make our public education system more equitable.  Call for Applications: AFT 1493 Internship/Scholarship […]


Posted November 17, 2023

Our contract ratification vote concluded at 5 p.m. Friday, November 17, and the results are in: 94% of voters voted yes to ratify the Tentative Agreement, with 6% voting no and 0% abstaining.  Overall, 442 members, or 51% of eligible voters, took part in the ratification vote—a significantly higher number than in our previous contract […]


Posted November 7, 2023

Who is eligible to vote in AFT’s contract ratification vote, and how can you vote? See below for more depending on which of the following categories you fall into: 1. I’m an AFT member and I’m working for SMCCCD this semester (or on paid leave). You will automatically receive a unique Voter ID, Voter Key, […]

Text of Tentative Agreement for Faculty Contract (July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025)

Posted November 1, 2023

Please use the links below to read the text of the Tentative Agreement (TA) reached by negotiators representing AFT 1493 and SMCCCD. With the exception of the Part-Time Healthcare MOU, all TAs listed below will become part of our CBA (Collective Bargaining Agreement) if ratified by AFT members and adapted by the SMCCCD Board of […]