News for Employees

Monday, April 12, 2021

Board of Governors Approves Policy 14 revisions

On April 6, 2021, the Board of Governors approved a revised Policy 14: Pregnancy and Parental Leaves (including Adoption), and the Return to Work. Eligible employees who begin one of these leaves on or after this date, have access to the provisions included within the revised Policy.

Friday, March 19, 2021

The Accessibility Advisory Panel is now live!

Woman in a wheelchair at check out purchasing a sweater from the W store

For more information or if you are interested in becoming a member of the panel, please visit the Accessibility Advisory Panel webpage. If you have any questions, please email

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Important updates to the Homewood EAP mobile application

Homewood EAP has made some important updates to their mobile application which will cause the app to be out of service as the update is uploaded to the Apple and Android app stores. They expect the app to be ready and functioning fully by January 22nd, but in the meantime, the mobile app functionality is available fully on on desktop, tablet, and mobile browser.

Monday, December 21, 2020

Benefit Changes Effective January 1, 2021

The Pension & Benefits Committee has reviewed the maxima corresponding with the extended health and dental benefit provisions and approved the following changes effective January 1st, 2021:



Previous Maxima

Monday, December 7, 2020

Changes to the Staff Performance Appraisal Process for 2020

As communicated by the Provost on November 12, changes apply to the Staff performance appraisal process for 2020, as follows: 

Staff can choose between one of the following options: