Retiring from UBC
If you wish to retire or resign, you must give written notice to your Head of Academic Unit well in advance of your intended retirement date.
Notice period and effective dates are as follows:
Resignation – June 30th following notice date, unless otherwise agreed upon.
Retirement – Normally June 30th or December 31st following notice date, unless otherwise agreed upon.
Retirement option – 12 to 18 months notice, unless otherwise agreed upon.
To review all items that need to be considered when you leave UBC, please complete the Faculty & Staff Departure Check Form .
Don’t forget to review the information about post-retirement such as ongoing privileges, emeritus status and post-retirement appointments.
- Planning for Retirement
- Easing Into Retirement
- Working Past Your Normal Retirement Date
- Post-Retirement – Maintaining Your Connection to UBC