Group Insurance Benefits

The University of Manitoba provides a comprehensive group insurance program to eligible staff members. These programs assist staff members in meeting their disability, health, dental and survivorship needs. We hope that you will find these programs helpful in assisting you in meeting your needs.

The group insurance programs consists of:

  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Optional Life Insurance
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Long Term Disability
  • Supplementary Health
  • Dentalcare
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 

Faculty and Staff Benefits

Eligibility Full-Time Benefits

Part-Time Benefits

Retiree Benefits *applicable to retirements after July 1, 2004 ONLY

Benefits While on Leave or Layoff

Leaving Manitoba Temporarily to Vacation, Work or Study

Submitting Claims

Contact Information


Life Insurance Conversion - Information

Spouse Confirmation Form *use only when requested by the Benefits Office

MB Pharmacare and Great-West Life (posted July 2017)


Questions on Group Insurance Benefits
 please e-mail the Staff Benefits Generalists, or call:

Employee surnames beginning with:
A to L   phone: 474-8085
M to Z   phone:  474-9771