Full Time Equivalent
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) is a unit that indicates the workload of an employee.
At the University of Oregon, an FTE of 1.0 indicates full-time (approximately 40 hours/week); an FTE of .50 indicates half-time (20 hours/week). GEs may be employed between .20 and .49 FTE.
The maximum FTE for a GE is .49 (approximately 19.5 hours/week).
Track Your Hours
The following table illustrates hours/week per term, according to FTE level.
|FTE||Hours/term||Hours/week (11 wks/term)|
In order to ensure that your GE position does not exploit your time, use one of these spreadsheets to help track your hours: