Enrolling in Benefits

The University of Alberta provides eligible employees with a comprehensive benefits package. Please visit the appropriate page based upon your type of appointment to begin the benefit enrollment process. We strongly recommend that you refer to the Employee Benefits Online Tutorial and the specific Benefits Enrollment process Training Guide, provided below, to guide you through the process.

Once you have submitted your hire event, the Sun Life system will be updated with your information by Wednesday of the week following submission. At that time you will be required to phone Sun Life at 1-800-361-6212 to register online at www.mysunlife.ca and to print your pay direct drug card etc.

Please visit the appropriate page, based upon your type of appointment, to continue with the benefit enrollment process.

Faculty, Administrative Professional, Faculty Service Officer and Librarian Agreements

  • Full-time and Part-time Continuing Academic Staff

Trust Research Academic Staff (TRAS) Agreement

  • Full-time Academic Staff appointed for a period of 12 months or more
  • Full-time Academic Staff appointed for a period of at least 8 months but less than 12 months

Temporary Administrative and Professional Staff (TAPS) and Academic Teaching Staff (ATS)

  • Full-time Academic Staff appointed for a period of 12 months or more
  • Full-time Academic Staff appointed for a period of at least 8 months but less than 12 months

Support Agreements

  • Full-time and part-time Support Staff (working at least 14 hours) appointed for a period of at least 12 months

Training

Image to represent Online Tutorials  To Use the Online Learning

  1. Click the link for the Online session you would like to take.
  2. Enroll in the tutorial when asked.
  3. After enrolling, follow the instructions provided on the page(s).

Employee Benefits - Online Learning Tutorial

 

Training Guide Image  Training Guide

Employee Only (Single) Benefits Enrollment Process

Family Benefits Enrollment Process