Employee Benefits

The University of Alberta provides significant support for employees through valuable assistance and protection programs. In this section you will find information about your health and dental plan, vacation and time-off entitlements, medical and other leave entitlements, assistance with life events, your pension plan, funding and reimbursement programs, and life insurance benefits.

Benefits News

  • Pension rates reduced for 2022

    Reduced contribution rates for the Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP) and Universities Academic Pension Plan (UAPP) have been announced. The reduced rates do not impact the pension benefits an employee will receive when they retire.

  • Faculty and staff child care reimbursement

    Eligible faculty and staff can apply for reimbursement of 2021 child care expenses.

  • Improvements to mysunlife.ca

    Pulled directly from your feedback, here are a list of updates Sun Life, the university's benefits provider, has made to improve your experience when using their website.

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