Why UniSuper?

Why UniSuper

We are passionate about securing the future for Australia’s thinkers, creators and investigators who are shaping a better tomorrow.

UniSuper is the super fund dedicated to people working in the higher education and research community. We're one of Australia’s largest super funds with more than 450,000 members and $80 billion in net funds under management.

As a member of UniSuper, you have access to more than just great super. We are committed to supporting you throughout your working life and beyond, with a flexible range of super and retirement options to suit your needs.

Exclusively for you


We're proud to be a profit-for-members fund. We don't pay our advisers commissions, and we don't pay shareholders dividends.

Low fees

low fees

Our fees are amongst the most competitive in our industry. We also don’t charge entry or exit fees.

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Investment performance & choice

investment performance

We have a history of strong long-term investment performance and have regularly achieved returns that exceed industry benchmarks and averages*. Our team of highly experienced in-house asset class management specialists led by Chief Investment Officer, John Pearce, ensure that you benefit from some of the country's leading investment expertise.

We’re a responsible investor

responsible investing

We carefully consider the environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors of every company we invest in. We also offer options that invest in companies leading the way in sustainable business practices or addressing global environmental challenges.

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Access to insurance cover


Protect yourself and your loved ones with insurance cover through your super. Because we insure a lot of members at once, we’re able to negotiate premiums at bulk rates.

Financial advice


From simple information and tools, through to comprehensive personal advice, we can help you and your partner make the most of your money through our education and advice services.

We’re also on campus, bringing our services to where you need them.

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Stay with us for life


You can stay with UniSuper when you change jobs, even if you leave the higher education sector.

When you're ready to leave the workforce, you can enjoy the flexibility of our Flexi Pension or a regular income for life with our Commercial Rate Indexed Pension.

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Seminars and educational tools

As a UniSuper member, you can register your family and friends to come along to one of our many on or off campus seminars around Australia to learn more and ask questions about all sorts of super and pension-related topics.

We also support you with videos, podcasts and online calculators to help you understand your super better.

How we stay in touch

We keep in touch with you through regular Super Informed magazines and newsletters, investment market news and updates from our Chief Investment Officer, podcasts, regular news updates, twice-yearly statements, and regular mail and email communications about your account.

Join UniSuper

If you don’t work at a university, you may still be able to join UniSuper.

A UniSuper Personal Account offers accumulation-style super with access to a range of investment options, low fees and extensive member support—including our award-winning advice team.

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* Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.