College of the Desert Adjunct Association represents you and all adjuncts.

Do your part by JOINING TODAY!

If you are not a member, the other members are paying your way. Do your part and join today, by completing this Enrollment Form 

What CODAA is doing for you:

CODAA is the employee organization for the College of the Desert part-time (adjunct) faculty. If you are employed by the College, CODAA is for you! CODAA negotiates the adjunct Collective Bargaining Agreement.  It is the official voice of the adjunct regarding important issues such as pay and working conditions.

As a member of CODAA, you are also:

A member of CCA – Community College Association.

A member of CTA – California Teachers Association.

A member of NEA – National Education Association.

Exclusive Member Benefits

As a CODAA member, you are eligible for numerous discounts and special programs and services designed exclusively to meet your needs. CCA members taking advantage of these special programs and savings can offset the cost of association membership. Below is just a sample of the Member Benefits available to you. For a complete listing of CTA Member Benefits, visit CTA’s Member Benefits page as well as NEA’s member benefits. You can also download the CTA Member Benefits App for your IPhone or IPad at the App store or for your Android at Google play.

Automatic Member Benefits

  • CTA Death and Dismemberment Plan
  • NEA Complimentary Life Insurance
  • CTA Disaster Relief Fund
  • Free magazine subscriptions from NEA Magazine Service


There are so many benefits from being a member of the largest and most influential professional association of educators in the state. Find out more in CCA’s handout, “Our Union Makes Us Strong,” which is also available in a two-page hand-out and a tri-fold brochure.

  • CTA Group Voluntary Life Insurance Plan
  • CTA Group Voluntary Disability Insurance Plan
  • CTA Credit Card Program
  • CTA Credit Union Program
  • CTA Investment Education
  • NEA Click & Save
  • NEA Academy
  • CTA and NEA MB travel discounts