United Staff Association (USA)

The Morris Campus United Staff Association (USA) includes:

  • AFSCME clerical/technical staff
  • Civil Service employees
  • Teamsters

USA consists of approximately 200 members and serves all areas of the Morris campus.


  • To facilitate USA staff participation in matters pertaining to staff (excluding matters covered by bargaining unit contracts or civil service rules, e.g., salaries, benefits, and grievances); to promote active involvement in institutional aims, pursuits, and activities; and to encourage personal and professional development of staff members in the University community.
  • To develop and promote educational programming of benefit to USA employees and to organize activities reflecting the variety of interests of staff members
  • To serve as the vehicle for informing USA staff of the ongoing programs and objectives of Morris
  • To share with faculty and students common obligation and dedication to the fulfillment of the educational goals and purposes of the University of Minnesota, Morris, in conjuction with the total University

USA Committees, Constitutions and Award Recipients

USA Constitution
2018-19 Committees/Officers

*Mary Martelle Award winners, staff
*Outstanding Service Awards

UMM Employees

Seniority rosters

Historical Material

Some material previously maintained online, including disbanded committee documents, search committee materials, budget taskforce items, or accreditation files, may be accessed with assistance from library personnel.

2001-02 committees/officers
2002-03 committees/officers
2003-04 committees/officers
2004-05 committees/officers
2005-06 committees/officers
2006-07 committees/officers 
2007-08 committees/officers
2008-09 committees/officers
2009-10 committees/officers
2010-11 committees/officers
2011-12 committees/officers
2012-13 committees/officers
2013-14 Committees/Officers
2014-15 Committees/Officers
2015-16 Committees/Officers
2016-17 Committees/Officers
2017-18 Committees/Officers