EFFECTIVE TODAY, FREE MEMBERSHIP:
March 1, 2021
The National Executive Board has approved offering new EAS members that join from March 1,
2021 thru August 31, 2021 a free year of membership! New members will not pay dues until they reach their 1-year anniversary with UPMA! PLUS… once they have been a member for one year
(FREE!), they are eligible for UPMA’s Legal Defense Plan, a program that is unrivaled in the level of protection it offers our members. When listing all the benefits of membership, be sure to
let them know that UPMA will always have their back if something goes wrong. Join on-line at www.unitedpma.org/membership/join or by completing Form 1187 and mailing to the UPMA National Office. Any questions contact the National Office at Information@unitedpma.org or call 703.683.9027.
BENEFITS OF JOINING UPMA AS A MANAGER, SUPERVISOR OR EAS PROFESSIONAL
All national UPMA leaders and chapter presidents are current USPS employees.
• National officers serve one term only
in their current positions.
• As an active member, you have the
privilege to vote and hold leadership
positions at all levels of the organization.
• A national website—unitedpma.
org—offering the latest information
regarding the organization, legislative
issues, online training videos and
Postal Service information that affects
• A national magazine and chapter
publications that contain information
important to you in your current position and will help you in your future
• Annual national and chapter conventions that offer training to help you be
• Members have access to our network
of Adverse Action member representatives. After you have been a member for one year, as an EAS employee,
you have the benefit of our Legal Defense Plan, if the need arises.
• You gain a network of Postmasters,
Managers, Supervisors and other EAS
professionals who can assist you in
your day-to-day duties and mentor
you for future opportunities.
Joining UPMA as a Postmaster, Manager, Supervisor or Associate takes less than five minutes. Simply
complete the online 1187 application or mail the completed hardcopy 1187 form the UPMA National Office. Both the on-line and hardcopy Form 1187 serve as your request to join UPMA and as your
authorization for dues withholding.
...and if you are
As a Retiree you
can continue your membership as a UPMA Retiree Member or Join as a new Retiree Member.Simply complete the online 1187R application or mail the completed hardcopy 1187R form the UPMA National
Office. Both the on-line and hardcopy Form 1187 serve as your request to join UPMA and as your authorization for dues withholding from your USPS/OPM monthly annuity.