Your use of this website signifies that you have read and understood the terms and conditions set out below, and that you agree to be bound by them.


This website is designed to outline as simply as possible the main features of the Universities Academic Pension Plan (“UAPP”).  It is for general information purposes only, and is not intended to provide you with specific financial, legal, investment, pension or tax advice.

While we expect to update the information contained on this website periodically, the information is subject to change at any time.  The UAPP is governed by the Sponsorship and Trust Agreement and is subject to a number of statutes and regulations, including the Employment Pension Plans Act (Alberta) and the Income Tax Act (Canada), which are complex and also subject to change.  Therefore, should anything on this website conflict with any of the governing documents, the applicable governing documents shall apply. 

Please note:

When considering your options with respect to your pension benefits, you may wish to consider obtaining independent financial and legal advice.

E-mail and Internet Communications

Communication by e-mail over the Internet and other publicly accessible networks is not secure.  Any information that you send by e-mail may be lost, intercepted or altered while it is being transmitted.

If you choose to send information to UAPP Administration by e-mail or over the Internet, you do so at your own risk.  UAPP Administration does not assume any liability for any damages you may suffer, or costs you may incur, as a result of sending information by e-mail or, should you request it, as a result of the UAPP Administration sending information to you by e-mail.  This includes any such e-mail that may contain your personal or confidential information.