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Faculty Gets a Salary Bump as Lack of Transparency Continues

June 5, 2019

As a private university, Seattle University is not required to release any information on faculty pay rates. Through the work...

Seattle U Pays Small Settlement Fee to Dismiss Adjunct Lawsuit

Seattle U Pays Small Settlement Fee to Dismiss Adjunct Lawsuit

April 24, 2019

A judge has dismissed the lawsuit filed by a former Seattle University adjunct professor in early January against the university, which a...

Lawsuit Allegations Resound Among Adjunct Community

Lawsuit Allegations Resound Among Adjunct Community

January 30, 2019

Four weeks ago, a former adjunct faculty member filed a class action lawsuit against Seattle University claiming the school wi...

Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Seattle U Withheld Adjunct Wages

Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Seattle U Withheld Adjunct Wages

January 16, 2019

A former adjunct faculty member has filed a class action lawsuit against Seattle University that alleges that they and other non...

Adjunct Faculty: Underpaid, but not under contract

Bailee Clark, Author

June 10, 2018

The cost of attending a five-credit class for a quarter at Seattle University is around $5,000. The payment received by a part time adjunct professor at Seattle U is less than this figure. James Clune, a part time adjunct professor in the Communications department said that he makes $4,000 for each class he teaches. Clune started out as a full time...

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