New for 2014: USS online benefit statement

USS members will have recently received their annual service statement. They can find even more information about their pension by using the online tools provided by USS.

The online benefit statement details the current and future estimated value of your benefits and what would be paid out in the event of your death.

You can find the online tools at You will need your service statement to hand to log in.

Rewarding Excellence scheme 2014

The Rewarding Excellence scheme is now accepting nominations.

Available to staff in grades 1 to 8 or equivalent, it provides an opportunity for recognition to staff who have provided exceptional contribution, on a sustained basis over time.

For full details on the scheme and how to nominate an individual or yourself visit

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