No Faculty Member or Professional Librarian is required to join the Union as a condition of employment, although each Employee, whether or not he/she is a member of the Union, shall pay the equivalent of dues to the Union. The dues rate is 1% of the member’s salary and is deducted by the Payroll Office. Dues are Income Tax deductible and the University will provide each member with a T-4 slip. Your dues include membership fees for: