MUNPA logoThe Memorial University of Newfoundand Pensioners' Association (MUNPA) is a non-profit organization that represents the interests of all retired faculty, staff and their principal beneficiaries and dependant orphans.

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COVID-19 Related Messages

In these uncertain times, we wish to provide you with any Coronavirus information we receive that may impact our members.

19-03-2020               In keeping with MUN directives the MUNPA office is closed until further notice. Work continues remotely and e-mail and phone are monitored to address your concerns.
20-01-2021SSQ Travel Health Insurance update
01-10-2020SSQ COVID-19 travel insurance coverage update
18-09-2020Locked in Pensiona Clarification
18-09-2020Canada Pension Plan Public Meeting
18-08-2020MUNPA 2020 AGM Rescheduled
31-07-2020Covid-19 and SSQ Travel Health Insurance Update 
17-06-2020MUNPA resumes some in-person activities
20-05-2020Memorial’s pension plan during the COVID-19 pandemic
06-05-2020Covid-19 Mental Health Supports and Services
05-05-2020Wellness Together Canada Portal
05-05-2020Appeal for Memorial's Covid-19 Student Emergency Funds
18-04-2020MUNPA Migrating to Online Social Activities
18-04-2020MUNPA 2020 AGM Posponed
18-04-2020Building Access for all Campuses
27-03-2020Pension Check Reminder
20-03-2020Pension Check Clarification
19-03-2020CURAC: Newsletter, Virologist Interview, COVID-19 and Seniors
19-03-2020HR, Pension Cheques Changes, and MUN Blood Clinic Cancellation
16-03-2020CURAC Travel Insurance Coverage Update
16-03-2020CURAC 2020 Conference Postponed
16-03-2020SSQ Travel Health Insurance
16-03-2020MUNPA President's Message
16-03-2020Suspending MUNPA Activities

Join US SignWho Can Attend Activities: All retirees of MUN automatically become MUNPA members. Principal Beneficiaries, who are the spouses/partners of deceased retirees, also become MUNPA members. All activities are open to all members. You are always welcome to bring along your spouse, partner or guest. Most events are held at no cost. Where a paid ticket is required, the event notice will clearly state details. 

Items of Interest

2020 Tribute Award winners are Ms. Marelene Raynor-Canham and Dr. Adrian Tanner Pension imagePension Indexing 2020
Your Voice SignRead the latest issue of YOUR VOICE, April 2021.   MUNPA Loge and AGM 2021The 2021 AGM is scheduled for June 8th,  2021. Detailes are available here.
Congratulations Sign Hats Off: Check out what our members are accomplishing. 2021 tax information                                                  The Department of Human Resources has posted important 2021 tax information to its website, please click here to access this information. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at .
Picture of Hands holding the letters of the word BenefitsKnow Your Benefits: Articles by Mr. Glen Roberts, Manager, Benefits, Pensions and CompensationA bag of groceriesGive to your local Campus Food Bank. MUNPA is a proud supporter of the Food Banks affiliated with Memorial's St. John's and Grenfell Campuses.  Support is through food donations collected at events, proceeds from a Christmas cake auction and/or cash donations. We encourage all our members to give generously either through food donations or financial support to these very worthwhile charities. The St. John's Campus Food Bank website has information on donating, including through payroll deduction. Contact Grenfell Campus Student Housing, Residence #201 during normal business hours for Food Bank donation information.

What MUNPA Does 

MUNPA advocates for its members through membership on the University Pensions and Benefits committees, and membership in the College and University Retiree Associations of Canada (CURAC). It maintains an ongoing relationship with administrative offices on campus, serving as your voice on issues of importance. Our administrative office is there to take member calls and emails, process correspondence and mail, and provide support to the MUNPA Board of Directors as needed. It is staffed on a part-time basis.

Please consider becoming an active MUNPA supporter - a great bargain at only $2 per month. This fee enables us to cover the costs of our talks, group activities, socials, and Annual General Meeting. It also covers the staffing costs in our administrative office and allows us to produce our newsletter, Your Voice, on a regular basis. This is not a compulsory fee for members, but without it we cannot maintain the full slate of no-cost MUNPA services currently available.

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This web site is hosted through the support of the university administration. MUNPA thanks them for their generosity.



MUN Pensioners' Association (MUNPA)

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000