The MTA represents approximately 18,000 higher education members. They work on the Amherst, Boston and Lowell campuses of the University of Massachusetts system, at nine state universities, and at 15 community colleges. Members include faculty, part-time and continuing education faculty, administrators, librarians and support staff.
Demand a Safe Reopening
Support the Unionized Workers Who Make Our Campuses Work
Join with public higher education faculty and staff in demanding a safe, equitable and educationally sound reopening of our public colleges and universities in the time of COVID-19.
Students are going into deep levels of debt because the state has failed to properly fund public higher education. The MTA is collecting stories that illustrate the impact of student debt as well as the serious need for increased state funding for our public colleges and universities.