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The University Pension Plan (UPP)



The UPP is a jointly-sponsored defined benefit pension plan created through the work of many parties. On July 1, 2021, the UPP came into effect with three founding universities and their employee groups as members: the University of Guelph, Queen’s University, and the University of Toronto.


For more information on the UPP, see the following:


The UPP website
The UPP Quick Guide for Guelph


Prior to July 1, 2021, UGFA Members were members of the University of Guelph’s Professional Pension Plan. The text of the Professional Pension Plan details its provisions.


To get an estimate of your retirement income, use the University’s Pension Portal.


If you have any questions about your pension, you can


Contact the UPP
Contact the University’s Human Resources
Contact the UGFA





last modified March 7, 2024