Employee Policies


HR & Benefits & Policies


The University of Toronto employee spousal benefits are the same for all employees, regardless of the gender of their partner.  Be sure to check the Human Resources & Equity website for full details on benefits, leaves, and other important information for employees.  This is applicable for:

  • Health care benefits
  • Personal and family leaves
  • Pension-related benefits
  • Adoption and parenting


Useful Resources


Please note:  For complete details, refer to your Collective Agreement, Green Shield and the University of Toronto HR & E website.  In the event of a discrepancy, benefits will be paid according to the official documents and all applicable legislation.

If you have questions or require additional support regarding coverage connected to transitioning, contact Human Resources & Equity and/or the Sexual & Gender Diversity Office.