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Recording of pensions open meeting on 17 May

21 May 2018

A video of the recent open meeting on USS is available to members of the University.

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UCU and UUK announce appointment of Chair for USS Joint Expert Panel

21 May 2018

Joanne Segars OBE has agreed to be the Chair of the Joint Expert Panel (JEP) to examine the valuation of the Universities Superannuation Scheme.

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UCU and UUK withdraw proposal to make USS a purely defined contribution scheme

8 May 2018

Both parties have agreed to withdraw the unpopular January decision and to await the outcome of the Joint Expert Panel.

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Vice-Chancellor welcomes latest proposal to resolve USS dispute

29 March 2018

USS LATEST: Professor Toope calls the proposal a solid starting point for the union and employers to work together towards a solution.

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Proposal for an expert panel to review the 2017 USS valuation

27 March 2018

Joint UCU-UUK proposal still needs approval from UCU members, the USS trustee, and the Pensions Regulator.

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Recording of pensions open meeting on Friday 9 March

14 March 2018

A film and transcript of the recent pensions open meeting are available to members of the University.

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A message from the Vice-Chancellor on industrial action

22 February 2018

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Stephen Toope, sent the following message to all Cambridge staff and students on Wednesday 21 February.

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Proposals for USS benefit reform

24 January 2018

The Joint Negotiating Committee of the USS decided on 23 January to take forward proposals to change the benefit structure of USS.

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UCU ballot on industrial action

23 January 2018

UCU has notified the University of the outcome of the ballot that was held in connection with proposed changes to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).

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USS pension valuation

31 October 2017

The University recently submitted its views to Universities UK on the current state of USS.

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