Get Educated About Your Pension Benefits

The Pension Administration Office offers workshops and seminars to help you learn more about your pension benefits and other retirement related considerations. Whether you are new to UBC, mid-career, or approaching retirement, we have a workshop that applies to you.

Upcoming Workshops for Staff

geteducated Seminars (Vancouver & Okanagan campuses):

Facilitated by a representative from the Pension Administration Office, geteducated seminars are an opportunity for UBC staff to learn more about their Staff Pension Plan (SPP) and ask pension-related questions in a group setting. Specific topics can be covered if requested in advance. We also may be able to accommodate a variety of group sizes and session times during the day. If you would like more information about these seminars, please contact Margaret Leathley at margaret.leathley@ubc.ca.

Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan (Vancouver & Okanagan campuses):

Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan is an informative workshop designed for both potential and current members of the UBC Staff Pension Plan. All ages are welcome to attend.

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Location: RHS257 (Southern Medical Program lecture theatre), Okanagan
RSVP by: September 25

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Pension Administration Office, 201 – 2389 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver

Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Time:  9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Pension Administration Office, 201 – 2389 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver

For more information and to register, visit Staff Pension Plan workshops.

Upcoming Seminars for Faculty

New Member Seminar (Vancouver campus):

If you are a new member or wish to learn more about the UBC Faculty Pension Plan, this seminar covers all aspects of the Faculty Pension Plan.

Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time: 12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Pension Administration Office, 201 – 2389 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver

Retirement Income Options Seminar (Vancouver campus):

For members approaching retirement, this in-depth seminar explains the various options available.

Date:  Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Pension Administration Office, 201 – 2389 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver

For more information and to register, visit Faculty Pension Plan seminars.