Who We Are


CUPE 3261 represents hundreds of service workers all over the University of Toronto’s three campuses, serving more than 100 buildings. 

We represent Building Patrol, Bus Drivers, Utility Drivers and Campus Moving, Campus Mail Workers, Caretakers, Chefs, Sous Chefs, Cooks, Servers and Cafeteria Workers, Elevator Mechanics, Grounds Workers and Landscapers, Laboratory Animal Technicians and Veterinary Technologists, Maintenance Workers and Technicians, Parking Control Officers, Recycling Workers, Sport Facility Operators and Attendants, Stores Technicians, Bookstore Workers, and more!

We envision a university community that offers a world-class education in a world-class learning environment. Part of what makes a university community strong is top-quality services, delivered by professionals with stable and secure jobs. CUPE 3261 works on behalf of many workers who help make the university community strong by standing up for good, stable jobs. The University of Toronto works because we do.