News & Events

Combination Plan contribution rate change effective January 01 2020

As communicated to members earlier in 2019, the Pension Board recently decided that the Plan is sufficiently healthy to reduce the contribution rate for the Defined Retirement Benefit Account (DRBA), which funds the defined benefit component of the Combination Pension Plan. This contribution rate has been set at 5.05% of salary since 2011 and will now be reduced to 4% effective January 1, 2020.

Pension Board election update

In November 2019, Dr. Michael Miller and Ms. Susan Service we re-elected as Trustees on the Pension Board, for three year terms starting January 01, 2020. The next election for two positions on the Pension Board will be held in 2020, for terms beginning January 01, 2021. For more information, please visit the Governance section of the Combination Pension Plan webpage.

University of Victoria Women’s Basketball vs UNBC

University of Victoria Men’s Basketball vs UNBC

Eric Metcalfe: Pop Anthropology

Pop Anthropologyis an exhibition of multimedia artist Eric Metcalfe's oeuvre, spanning over sixty years, in celebration of the artist's honorary doctorate from UVic (UVic DFA 2021, BFA1970).

Mini Med School - Diabetes

Join second-year medical school students from the Island Medical Program and Vancouver Fraser Medical Program as they discuss various aspects of diabetes.

Trumpet Studio Recital: Trumpets Around the Tree

Don't miss this 4th annual seasonal treat, featuring the UVic trumpet studio under the directionof Professor Merrie Klazek. With ensembles small and large, this glorious celebration of the instrument of angels will feature some favourite traditional Christmas carols, as well as jazzy holidayfavourites and music to celebrate Hannukah and Kwanza.

Holiday Cellobration

UVic cello professor Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, brings together UVic cello students, alumni andcommunity members in a concert to ring in the holiday season. Donations will benefit UVic and community cello projects.

Last day of classes in first term for all faculties