FTCA Article Student/Faculty Ratio Report For monitoring student/faculty ratios and the effect of student enrolment on Members’ workload, the University shall annually provide a report on March 1 to the Joint Liaison Committee with a copy to the Association which includes the following information:
(a) the number of full-time (FT) students and full-time equivalent (FTE) students. The FTE students shall be the average of the fall and winter term enrolments as reported to the government of Ontario for the academic year;
(b) the calculation of the number of full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty :
(i) the number of full-time faculty as reported to Statistics Canada;
(ii) the number of intramural courses taught by Contract Academic Staff in the fall and winter terms of the current academic year and spring/summer term of the previous academic year divided by six (6);
(iii) the full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty as the sum of (i) plus (ii);
(c) the student/faculty ratio expressed as the ratio of full-time equivalent (FTE) students in (a) above to full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty in (b) above;
(d) the student/faculty ratio for the current year expressed as FTE students in (a) above to full-time (FT) faculty in (b) (i);
(e) the ratio in (d) shall be reported for the University and for each academic unit, namely the Faculty of Arts, the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Liberal Arts, the Faculty of Music, the Faculty of Science, the Faculty of Social Work and the School of Business and Economics;
(f) the ratio of undergraduate and graduate course registrations to FTE faculty for each academic sub-unit and non-departmentalized Faculty;
(g) when such reports become available, the most recent report of COU and Ministry of Colleges and Universities report on student/faculty ratios for Ontario universities

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