Membership in UMRA is open to all retirees of the University and their spouses/partners. One can become a Member (by paying a membership fee) or an Associate (no fee required). The advantages of becoming a Member are:

1.  Only Members can participate in the governance of the Association, e.g., voting in elections and serving as voting members of the Executive Committee.
2.  Only Members are eligible for benefits (e.g., home insurance, pet insurance, and trip cancellation/interruption insurance at favourable rates) that are available because of UMRA's membership in the College and University Retiree Associations of Canada (CURAC).

If you wish to join UMRA you can print your own Application for New Membership form. You can also obtain the application form by contacting UMRA by email at, by phone at 204-474-7175, or by writing to us,  c/o Human Resources, 137 Education Building, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2.

A copy of UMRA's Membership List can be found here.  Please notify UMRA of any Membership List errors or omissions by sending an email to

The Use of Personal Information

Signing the membership form is your consent for UMRA to collect information that will be used to correspond with you by mail, telephone or e-mail. UMRA will use the information solely for the purpose of communicating with its members. The information will not be provided to any other organization for any reason except for the mass mailing of a publication. The organization doing our mailing shall guarantee the list will be kept confidential. For more information about the Association's Privacy Policy visit our website by clicking on the link or contact the UMRA office.