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What MEA-MFT Offers You

MEA-MFT is proud of our reputation as Montana's leading advocate for higher education, faculty, and students. Our members work at:

  • Miles Community College

  • Montana Tech

  • University of Montana-Missoula

  • University of Montana-Western

  • Montana State University-Northern

  • Montana State University-Billings

  • Montana State University-Bozeman

  • Flathead Valley Community College

  • Dawson Community College (Glendive)

  • Colleges of Technology in Helena, Great Falls, Butte, Billings, and Missoula

Your voice in issues that affect you: MEA-MFT stays involved in the political process to give you a strong voice in policies that affect you and your students. We work closely with the governor, Montana Legislature, Board of Public Education, and Board of Regents.


Lobbying for higher education: MEA-MFT's lobbying team works hard for higher education during every legislative session.


Protecting you, your job, your rights: MEA-MFT's highly skilled staff help members resolve all kinds of work-related problems, from protecting academic freedom to safeguarding health benefits.


Montana's six-mill levy: This essential funding mechanism for higher education comes up for a vote every 10 years. MEA-MFT plays a key role in getting the mill levy passed every decade.

Special benefits: Our national affiliates, NEA and AFT, seek special discounts designed to save members hundreds of dollars. Learn more about these special benefits.


Your voice in MEA-MFT: Our higher education members elect directors to the MEA-MFT Board of Directors.


Learn more:

MEA-MFT higher education local affiliates
NEA higher education site

AFT higher education site 
Join us! Click here for information on joining MEA-MFT