The Western Board of Governors on November 20, 2014 approved a recommendation to allow the establishment of a relationship with Sun Life Financial. Sun Life will become the preferred provider of a Retirement Income Fund for Western retirees.
Changes have been made to the Administrative Pension Plan for PMA-eligible members.
New rules that took effect January 1, 2012 affect pension asset division on marriage breakdown.
New rules instituted January 1, 2012 affect those 60 to 70 and receiving a CPP retirement pension.
To update members, former members and retirees, regarding the recommended approach, identified by the Joint Pension Board, for the management of the restructured notes received in exchange for the non-bank Asset Backed Commercial Paper held in the Western Retirement Plans.
Pension Required Contribution decision for UWOFA Faculty Members (July 2011).