Now welcoming more future-minded Australians

We’ve been delivering better value exclusively to the higher education and research sector for 40 years. We’re one of Australia’s largest super funds, with more than 450,000 members and over $100 billion in funds under management. Now we’re opening our doors so more future-minded Australians can look forward to greater super.

Performance that puts you ahead

We’re a consistent top performer* with our Balanced investment option delivering top quartile returns over 3, 5, 7 and 10 years to 30 June 2021.1

Our Balanced option has also outperformed the industry super fund median and overall industry median in average yearly investment returns over the 10 years to 30 June 2021.1 Use the table to compare our performance.

Compare: Average yearly investment returns over the 10 years to 30 June 2021

UniSuper Balanced investment option (% p.a.) Industry super fund median (% p.a.) Overall industry median (% p.a.)
9.55 8.43 8.27

Source: SuperRatings June 2021 Fund Crediting Rate Survey 1

*Past performance isn’t an indicator of future performance.

Accumulation - Balanced investment option2

Account balance Ranking for lowest super fees Number of funds ranked
$500,000 1 96
$250,000 1 96
$100,000 2 96
$50,000 3 96

Source: Chant West Super Fund Fee Survey June 20212

Low fees, better value

We have some of the lowest fees in the market. Our Balanced option is ranked in the top three for lowest total fees and costs across several balances, including number one for balances of $250k and $500k.2 Use the table to see how we compare.

Creating futures that won’t cost the earth

We’re Australia’s largest investor in environmental, social and governance (ESG) themed strategies with more than $12 billion in sustainable investments. We’ve made a long-held commitment to incorporating ESG principles into all our investment decisions. Learn more about how we’re driving change.

Step into one of Australia's most awarded super funds

Super is what we do, so we love that we’re recognised as one of Australia’s best performing super funds*. We’ve won a string of awards and high ratings for our investment performance, value and services from the country’s top ratings and research agencies.
Money Magazine award logo
Money magazine:
Best Super Fund 2022

SuperRatings 2022 Fund of the Year

SuperRatings 2021 MySuper of the Year
SuperRatings 2021 MySuper of the Year
Super Review Super Fund of the Year 2021 award logo
Super Review Super Fund of the Year - Winner-2021

Signing up for greater super is easy

Join UniSuper's award winning super fund, it's quick and easy.

Plan ahead

You’ll need your tax file number and contact details and be ready to select your insurance and investment options. To find out more read the PDS & TMD below.

Apply online

Click ‘Get started’ below and head over to our application page. You’ll need about 10 minutes to get things sorted.
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We’re here to help you plan, understand and realise your future

Use our forms, documents and tools to plan and manage your super. Access our free learning resources to learn more – online or in person.

Forms and documents

Find all the forms, fact sheets and documents you need for your UniSuper account.

Calculators and tools

You can combine or compare your super and see the impact of future contributions.

Important information

Find out more about Personal Accounts by reading the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) and Target Market Determination (TMD).

What’s next?

Do you have more questions about joining us? We’re here to help.
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  • Things you need to know

    # According to SuperRatings Pty Ltd Fund Crediting Rate Survey released July 2021, the UniSuper Growth option (super) ranked 1st over 10 years to 30 June 2021 against options with a 77-90% growth asset ratio.

    1According to SuperRatings Pty Ltd’s Fund Crediting Rate Survey June 2021_SR Balanced (60-76) option, published 20 July 2021 (without taking into account any subsequent revisions).

    2 Source: © Zenith CW Pty Ltd (Chant West) (ABN 20 639 121 403) 2021. This comparison has been prepared by Chant West at the request of UniSuper and is based on information provided by third parties that is believed accurate at the time of publication. Fees may change in the future which may affect the outcome of the comparison in this document. - UniSuper Accumulation products invested in UniSuper's Balanced investment option as ranked in Chant West's Growth [61-80%] investment category – Chant West Super Fund Fee Survey June 2021. The above ranking and fee comparison is for the Balanced investment option only - both ranking and fees may differ for other investment options. Administration and investment fees and costs data is adjusted by Chant West so like comparisons can be made. Adjustments result in fees being gross of income tax, administration fees include fees and any indirect costs, investment fees and costs include fees charged (including performance fees) and any indirect costs and accordingly data contained in the research may differ from data shown in other published materials.

    The rating is issued by SuperRatings Pty Ltd  ABN 95 100 192 283 AFSL 311880 (SuperRatings). Ratings are general advice only and have been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Consider your personal circumstances, read the product disclosure statement and seek independent financial advice before investing. The rating is not a recommendation to purchase, sell or hold any product. Past performance information is not indicative of future performance. Ratings are subject to change without notice and SuperRatings assumes no obligation to update. SuperRatings uses objective criteria and receives a fee for publishing awards. Visit for ratings information and to access the full report. © 2021 SuperRatings. All rights reserved.

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