Contact Us

CUPE Local 2278 organizes UBC Teaching Assistants, Markers, Tutors, and Instructors in the English Language Institute.

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Office: we’ve just moved in to a new office in McGavin (March 21, 2013). This building has secure access only, so please call ahead to make sure someone can be there to meet you if you want to visit.

Suite 208 – 2386 East Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3

Office phone: (604) 822-0424
Email: for general inquiries and concerns, contact to reach our business agent or to reach the union president. For web/social media concerns, message


Twitter: @CUPE2278 #fairnessfromhere

To contact individual members of the executive, see the Exec section.

We try to keep regular office hours, but we are a busy organization and often out of the office.

Before visiting the office call or email to be sure someone will be there to assist you.