Become A Member

Our union is only as strong as its members. GEO membership is open to all graduate students, regardless of employment status. See the dues information below. To become a member please fill out the following form. GEO will contact you to arrange a time and place to gather your signature at your convenience. Email geo@uigeo.org with any questions.

All Teaching Assistants (TAs) and Graduate Assistants (GAs) pay 2% of their wages as dues to the Union regardless of whether they are members of the Union. Research Assistants (RAs) and Preprofessional Graduate Assistants voluntarily pay $3/month in dues to the Union. All others (Fellowship, hourly employees, unemployed) are not required to pay dues.