The most recent UBC Staff Pension Plan Fair was held on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre – details of this event are below. Next year’s date will be posted in the spring of 2020.
Whether you are brand new to UBC, or have been a staff member for many years, the Pension Fair is a great opportunity for you to learn more about your pension plan and increase your pension knowledge. There will be a variety of information tables for members to visit and learn more about the Plan as well as other retirement benefits and services. The SPP Board, management and staff look forward to meeting you and answering your questions.
Registration is not required and you are encouraged to drop in at any time that is convenient for you. Off-campus members will be reimbursed for parking (maximum 2 hours) or bus expenses (with fare receipt). Light refreshments will be provided.
While you are at the Pension Fair, don’t forget to fill out a draw slip for your chance to win a great door prize!
11:30 a.m. – Doors open
11:30 am to 1:00 pm. – Information Tables open
1:00 p.m. – Event ends
Curious about where to start, or what to ask? Plan your visit in advance! Have a look at our list below for a glimpse at what information tables we are planning to offer this year, and what types of questions you may want to ask there.
(New in 2019)
|Information Table||Visit this table for information about:|
|UBC Staff Pension Plan||Are you a new employee? Thinking of joining the Plan? Newly enrolled? Ask questions about:
Approaching Retirement? Ask questions about:
||Did you know you can estimate what the monthly amount of your pension might be at different retirement ages? Ask questions about:
|Retirement and Survivor Benefits Program||
|Employee and Family Assistance Program||
|UBC Investment Management Trust (IMANT) Inc.||
|CARP – Canadian Association for Retired Persons||Are you interested in connecting with a community dedicated to enhancing quality of life for Canadians as they age? Ask questions about:
(New in 2019)
|Do you want to learn about a registered, non-profit group that represents active and retired union members age 50+? Ask questions about:
Location & Parking
Location: Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre, 6163 University Blvd, Vancouver Campus
Parking: The closest parkades are North Parkade and Health Sciences Parkade. Please visit the UBC Parking website to plan your visit accordingly. The Alumni Centre also offers detailed information on their Getting Here page.
Transit: Use the Trip Planner on the Translink website to plan your route.