Saint John Campus Services Available for UNB Retirees

Services for All Retirees

UCard

Your UCard is your official UNB photo identification card. It is needed to access campus services such as library resources, access to gym facilities and entrance to events. For information on how to obtain and use your UCard, see the UCard website.

Dining

A 5% discount is offered at the cafeteria. Please identify yourself by showing your UCard.

UNB Phonebook Directory

Retirees are welcome to download and/or print this from the website by logging in to e-Services.

Computer Training

Retirees are able to register for and attend computer training sessions. Login to e-Services and select the IT Services tab and then select the Training tab.

Parking

You can use the pay and display machines for $4 per day or the parking meters at $1.25/hr. UNBREA members may purchase a parking pass (see below for more information).

Recreation Services

See http://www.unb.ca/saintjohn/athletics for services and fees.

Libraries

Your library privileges remain the same. Be prepared to show your UNB ID card.

Services Available to UNBREA Members

Parking Pass

UNBREA members, in any category for which Value Pack benefits apply, may purchase a year-round parking pass good for any faculty/staff space on the Fredericton and Saint John campuses for $59 (including HST) per year.

Tuition Waiver for Degree Credit Courses

This applies to all credit courses including travel-study programs. This is to a maximum of two full-year (6 credit hours each) or four half-year courses (3 credit hours each) per year. For more information contact the Registrar's Office at 648-5670.

Discount for Non-Credit Courses

UNBREA members receive a 10% off the fees for any personal interest courses offered through the College of Extended Learning. This includes No Limits courses which are specially designed for students age 50 and better.


Contacts for General Information - Saint John Area

Health Plan

UNB Human Resources - (506)453-4648 - hrandod@unb.ca
http://www.unb.ca/hr/benefits/forretiredemployees.html

NB Seniors Drug Plan

c/o Provincial Government Seniors Drug Plan
1-800-565-0065
or
Visit the local Medavie Blue Cross Office for general questions or to complete an application form.
Fredericton Office: 1018 Prospect Street, Suite 5, Fredericton, NB  E3B 3C1
Saint John Office: 110 Crown Street, Courtney Centre, Saint John, NB  E2L 2X7

Dental Plan

Retirees Province of New Brunswick
Compensation & Employee Benefits Division
Office of Human Resources, Province of New Brunswick
Benefits Counsellor - (506)453-2296

Life Insurance

Webb & Associates Ltd.
James Webb
180 York Street, Fredericton, NB  E3B 3N7
Tel: (506)458-1812
Fax: (506)452-8579
Email: coralieb@nb.aibn.com
 
Manulife Financial
2727 Joseph Howe Dr.
PO Box 1030
Halifax NS  B3J 2X5
Group Benefits Customer Service Centre - 1-800-268-6195
http://groupbenefits.manulife.com/canada/GB_V2.nsf/LookupFiles/DownloadableFileGL3413E-ApplicationforConversion/$File/GL3413E_appforconversion.pdf

Public Service Superannuation Pension Plan (Support Staff)

UNB Human Resources - (506)453-4648 - hrandod@unb.ca
http://www.unb.ca/hr/benefits/forretiredemployees.html

Pension Plan for Academic Employees of UNB

UNB Human Resources - (506)453-4648 - hrandod@unb.ca
http://www.unb.ca/hr/benefits/forretiredemployees.html

Canada Pension & Old Age Security Programs

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
Tel: 1-800-277-9914
 
Canada Pension
http://www.sdc.gc.ca/en/isp/cpp/cpptoc.shtml
 
Old Age Security
http://www.sdc.gc.ca/en/isp/oas/oastoc.shtml

UNB Retired Employees Association (UNBREA)

UNB Retired Employees Association
General Delivery
PO Box 4400
Fredericton, NB
E3B 5A3
http://www.unb.ca/retirees

Mental Health

Canadian Mental Health Association - Saint John Branch
15 Market Square, Suite 1500, Saint John, NB  E2L 1E8
Tel: (506)633-1705
Fax: (506)633-2892
Email: cmha@nb.aibn.com
http://sj.cmha.ca