COVID-19 – Important Information

With COVID-19 continuing to impact the lives of everyone, it’s understandable that you may be concerned about what this means for your pension, so we have answered some of the questions you may have concerning your USS pension and we’ll continue to monitor the situation and provide updates on this page in the coming weeks.

Get the latest update on how we’re responding to COVID-19 from our Chief Pensions Officer Helen McEwan.


Pension Scams

Scammers are using COVID-19 to con people out of their cash. Check out our scams page and protect yourself.

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Investments

Keep up to date on our approach to investments during the COVID-19 challenge and beyond.

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2020 valuation

The decisions we take now must be consistent with our long-term aim to secure members’ benefits.

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Contact us

While we focus on key activity, some services, including phone lines will be reduced. Find out how to contact us.

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FAQs

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I’m paying into my USS pension

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I’m retired

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I’m thinking about retiring soon

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I’m no longer paying into USS

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Given the uncertainty around COVID-19, these answers are subject to change and may be updated as appropriate when more information becomes available. Information provided in this content is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of publishing. This publication is for general guidance only. It is not a legal document and does not explain all situations or eventualities and should not be relied upon by you. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as advice.


Published 29/04/2020