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Human Resources

Compensation and benefits

A comprehensive compensation package to cover all your needs

You, as a UFV employee, are the key to our success. To support our employees in continuing to make UFV an outstanding institution, we offer a comprehensive total compensation package which includes salary, group benefits, pension plans, and many other programs and activities which have been developed to enhance your personal and professional wellbeing. You and your families are protected through comprehensive medical, extended health and dental, and disability plans. A generous vacation allowance encourages a balanced lifestyle, and excellent retirement plans assist in planning for a rewarding life after work.

Explore each section for detailed information about your salary and the various benefits available to you as a UFV employee.



Familiarize yourself with UFV collective agreement, view employee pay groups and salary scales, access job descriptions and review job classification procedures.

Requesting & Reporting Leaves

Request and report leave (sick, special and vacation) via our new web-based reporting system.

Signing up and managing your benefits plan

Get started with your benefits plan, download your Manulife benefits booklet, and set up your online account to make managing your benefits even easier.

Extended Health and Dental

Learn more about UFV's comprehensive health benefits plan which includes vision and dental care as well as professional services such as massage therapy, physiotherapy, and acupuncture.

Health Care Spending Account (HCSA)

Get reimbursed for a wide range of health-related expenses over and above your regular Extended Health and Dental plan.

Employee and Family Assistance Programs (EFAP)

Access 24/7 confidential professional counselling, coaching, and support around health, life balance, and career issues.

Parental Leave

Congratulations to you and your growing family! Here you will find information with regards to Maternity and Parental Leave and how to prepare.

Pension and retirement plans

Learn how UFV's Municipal Pension Plan (for staff) and College Pension Plan (for faculty and senior administrators) can help you plan for a successful retirement and review the Group RSP plan.

Insurance benefits

In addition to Group Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, and Accidental Death and Dismemberment, UFV offers eligible employees Optional Life Insurance coverage.

Learning and development

Take advantage of a variety of funding opportunities, including in-service professional development, training allowance, employee tuition assistance program, and in-house customized training programs and workshops.

Computer purchase plan

Purchase a desktop computer, laptop or tablet and accompanying peripheral devices (keyboard, mouse) up to a value of $2,000 and pay for the purchase interest-free over 12 months through payroll deductions.

Teledoc Health

Teledoc Health offers in-depth medical reviews and can help you and your eligible family members find a specialist, consolidate your medical records or access a variety of medical resources.

Perks and discounts

Enjoy preferred pricing and incentives from UFV and local businesses.

Upcoming HR events