1. Carleton University Benefits
  2. Benefits at a Glance
  3. Benefit Booklets
  4. Retirees

Carleton University Benefits

In addition to working alongside smart and interesting people in Canada’s beautiful capital, we offer a wide range of professional perks. We’re proud of our people, and make sure to take great care of each member.

Great West Life has provided a new eWelcome package that provides an overview of the benefits and services included in your Great West Life group plan. Take some time to review the product summaries to help ensure you’re familiar with the coverage available and the services provided under your plan.

To change your benefit information, please fill out the applicable form(s) and submit to Lori East, Benefits Coordinator.  To see your current benefit plan details, go to the Employee Services section on Carleton Central and click on Benefits and Deductions.

Questions about your benefits or claims?  Visit Great West Life at www.greatwestlife.com and log into GroupNet where you can check coverage and claims information 24 hours a day 7 days a week.  To speak with a service representative contact the call centre at 1-800-957-9777.  Please have your benefit coverage card ready.

1417117119_app_type_pharmacy_512px_GREY Medical and Dental
Find information about Health and Dental Plans, and the unique health coverage that Carleton University employees receive and how to make medical and dental claims.
1417117099_currency_512pxGREY Financial Security
Learn about Carleton University’s life and accident insurance plans, retirement and other financial plans as well as tools and resources to prepare for the future.
1417117002_app_type_university_512px_GREY Education opportunities
Find out about tuition benefits and Learning and Development opportunities.
1417116754_app_type_gym_512px_GREY Wellness
Access to the Athletics facilities, the numerous programs under our Healthy Workplace initiative, Health Services on campus, and the Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP).
1417116915_app_type_wedding_512px_GREY Life Events
Find out about life events such as marriage, maternity leave, etc. and how to make claims.

Benefits at a Glance

The group benefits that you are eligible for are determined by your employee group. Select from the files below to learn more about your benefits package.

Login to Carleton Central to see detailed information on your benefits.

Benefits at a Glance are available as a quick guide of your available benefits.  For detailed coverage of your benefits, please refer to your Benefit Booklet in the section below.

Benefit Booklets

Your benefit booklet describe your benefits in complete detail.


If you are a retiree, please visit the Post-Retirement Benefits section to view your benefits.