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The benefits team will help you to setup and administer your employee benefits.


New! Self-directed Health & Wellness Resources through your EFAP Text-based, clinical resource kits (also known as Health & Wellness Resources) written and reviewed by leading subject matter experts can be ordered through the Morneau Shepell intake centre and delivered to home or work -  FREE! Kits are couriered in packaging to protect confidentiality and are yours to keep and work through at your own pace.

Current topics include:

  • Relationships
  • Divorce and separation
  • Workplace Stress
  • Parenting Teens
  • Enriching your career

Call 1-844-880-9142 to order your FREE Health & Wellness kit today.

New! Family Support Services through your EFAP Employees can order resource packages (also known as FSS Resources) through the Morneau Shepell intake centre and have it delivered to home or work – FREE! Packages contain info on various community resources, pamphlets and books, all of which are yours to keep.

Current topics include:

  • Pregnancy
  • Adoption
  • New parent
  • Pre-school
  • Home Alone
  • Adolescents
  • Special Needs

Call 1-844-880-9142 to order your free Family Support Services resource package today.

Annual Reports for Faculty and PEA LTD Policy 41071

The benefits office is located in Human Resources, Sedgewick Building, room B128 and administers all personnel benefit plans (medical, extended health, dental, life insurance and long term disability insurance) for faculty and staff.

Benefits vary significantly by employee group. Contact us for information about your individual benefits.

Our team determines eligibility and administers the enrollment process for the UVic pension plans. The Pension Services Office administers all other aspects of the pension plans.

Brandon Reynolds, benefits assistant for employees with last name A-L  ( or 250-472-4581)

Romy Weatherston, benefits assistant for employees with last name M-Z  ( or 250-721-6522)

Suzanne Helston, benefits manager ( or 250-721-8089)

In order for us to best respond, please ensure you provide your full name, ID (V00) number and contact information in your email or phone messages.

  • Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, Sedgewick Building, Vandekerkhove Wing (B Wing)

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Pacific Blue Cross CARESnet:

  • File electronic claims.
  • Download claim forms.
  • View summary of coverage.
  • Print ID cards.
  • Sign up for direct deposit for paid claims.
  • View online statements.