Welcoming new joiners and rejoiners to USS

Introducing USS, how it works and the support it will provide to help you plan for the future.

Watch our short video on what happens when you join USS – your long-term savings plan for the future – and find out what you should do next.

What do you need to do?

One My USS laptop

Register for My USS.

You can manage your contributions, update your investment choices and Target Retirement Age (TRA) and view a comparable performance of USS funds.

All you'll need is;


If you have, or plan to make contributions to the USS Investment Builder, tell us when you plan to retire by setting your TRA in My USS. You can always change this in the future and your employer will not be informed of this date.


Tell us who your beneficiaries are by filling out an Expression of Wish form available from the Resources section.


Visit the member resources area to learn more about USS. To start, we recommend you look at the following:


Consider whether you want to make additional contributions to the USS Investment Builder. You can do this via My USS.

Read this guide for further information.

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