Important Documents

Unless otherwise indicated, each of the entries below are links to a downloadable PDF document.

Florida Atlantic University Financial Audit for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2010

Florida Atlantic University Financial Audit for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2009

Florida Atlantic University Financial Audit for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2008

UFF-FAU Privacy Statement

NEA Attorney Referral Program List of Participating Attorneys

Know Your Weingarten Rights! (Blog Post w/PDF)

State of Florida Long Range Financial Outlook 2010-2011 through 2012-2013

  • “The Long-Range Financial Outlook (both critical needs and other high priority needs)
    includes increases in recurring general revenue spending for education of $1.3 billion
    (+11.5%) in Fiscal Year 2010-11; $2.1 billion (+16.5%) in Fiscal Year 2011-12; and
    $772.9 million (+5.3%) in Fiscal Year 2012-13 … The non-recurring State Fiscal Stabilization funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA stabilization funds) will be available to be appropriated in Fiscal Year 2010-11 from the Federal Grants Trust Fund. Beginning in Fiscal Year 2011-12, critical needs funding includes the restorationof non-recurring ARRA stabilization funds as recurring general revenue in the core instructional programs, including the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program, the Florida Education Finance Program, the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind, the Workforce Development Program, the Community College Program Fund, and State University Education and General Activities.” (64, 65)

Education Funding Summary 2009-10, Senate Education Pre-K-12 Education Committee, Senate Higher Education Appropriations Committee

  • Annual report of the Senate Committees on Education PreK-12 Appropriations and Higher Education Appropriations summarizing the recent legislative decisions affecting education funding.  The report also provides important summary information and perspective for leaders and planners who need information regarding state and district finances.

2006-2009 UFF-FAU/FAUBOT Collective Bargaining Agreement

Florida Atlantic University Financial Audit for Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2008

Review of the Annual Financial Audits of Florida Atlantic University

  • “Florida Atlantic University was in excellent shape financially as of June 30, 2008. Its Total Net Assets had increased from $400,795,247 as of June 30, 2003 to $709,653,731, of which $73,456,329 were Unrestricted Net Assets. In addition its component units had increased their Net Assets from $117,754,358 as of June 30, 2003 to $227,199,600 as of June 30, 2008, of which $14,610,718 were Unrestricted Net Assets” (10).

How is the Money Spent? FAU Expenditures on Higher Level Administration in the Period from 2001-02 to 2008-09

  • “If relative salary increases and relative growth in employment are accurate indicators of organizational priorities, the only conclusion that can be drawn from the above figures is that the FAU administration values its own numerical and compensation growth more highly than it values growing the ranks or compensation of its faculty” (11).

Results of 2008-09 Assessment of Administrators (Blog Post)

Written Comments of UFF-FAU 2008-09 Assessment of FAU Administrators (Password Protected) (Blog Post)

UFF-FAU Impasse Hearing Presentation, Feb. 24 2009

Impasse Hearing Special Magistrate Report

  • “The projected cost for the FAU-BOT salary proposal is approximately $1.7 million. The projected cost of a 2.5% increase for the 2008-09 is about $1.9 million which should be considered the minimum salary increase  needed to keep the faculty salaries competitive in the labor market. That difference apparently can be taken from Clearwire funds” (6).

Why are FAU Faculty Salaries Falling So Far Behind Faculty Salaries at Our Peer Institutions?

UFF-FAU Chapter Constitution and Bylaws (Blog Post)

FAU Layoff Notice to College of Engineering Faculty Member