Welcome to UPP!

Explore your new pension plan

When you join UPP, you’re joining thousands of members at universities across the province working towards a common goal: lifelong, dependable retirement security.

UPP is a contributory Defined Benefit (DB) pension plan designed to deliver you a lifelong, worry-free pension. Learn about how your pension works, browse our up-to-date list of top asked questions and explore ways to join the conversation.

Plan Basics

Explore UPP’s plan basics and what to expect as a new member joining on July 1, 2021

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Top Asked Questions

Browse a list of the current frequently-asked member questions, which are updated in real time

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Join the Conversation

Check out our upcoming member events and ways to connect with us

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News and Updates

UPP’s New Proxy Voting Policy Now Live

UPP has released its first-ever Proxy Voting Policy. Proxy voting is an important component of our stewardship program that allow...

UPP Engagement on Member Experience and Responsible Investing

When University Pension Plan (UPP) launched this summer, we spoke of the importance of members’ voices in shaping who we...

A conversation with CEO, Barbara Zvan, on sustainable finance and COP26

This article is the first of a new interview series, Meet the Team. Each month, we’ll spotlight a member of...

UPP signs RIA Statement on Climate Change, joins call for increased climate accountability

Today, the Responsible Investment Association issued its new Canadian Investor Statement on Climate Change. UPP is a proud signatory, alongside...

UPP to observe National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. UPP will be taking time to...

UPP shares inaugural investing policies for Year One

Today, UPP shared its initial investment policies with members, including its first Statement of Principles & Procedures (SIPP) and Responsible...