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CalPERS trademarked logo CalPERS Planning Your Retirement Workshop

For employees ready to retire in less than 5 years

Date Time Location
July 17, 2019 1:00 - 3:30 p.m Barrett Athletic Center
Conference Room (BAC)

A CalPERS Representative will be present to discuss retirement and enhancements to the CalPERS retirement resources through the myCalPERS online system. If you have questions regarding the retirement process, your Annual Member Statement, or Retirement Estimates you have received from CalPERS, please bring them to the workshop.

Who Should Attend

Due to limited seating this workshop is offered to CSULB University employees who are eligible for a CalPERS Service Retirement (has a minimum of five years earned service credit in the CalPERS Retirement System and are at least 50 years of age).

Subjects Include

  • What is CalPERS?
  • Service Retirement
  • Service Credit
  • Retirement Calculation
  • Survivor Continuance
  • Retirement Payment Options
  • Post-Retirement Death Benefits
  • Temporary Annuity
  • Retirement Benefits Estimates
  • Taxes
  • Cost-of Living Adjustment (COLA)
  • Choosing a Retirement Date
  • Retirement Application Process
  • Keeping Informed
  • Working After Retirement
  • Health Benefits
  • Contacting CalPERS
  • Online Resources


If you plan to attend the workshop, please send an email to Benefits Services ( or call (562) 985-2381. Due to limited seating, registration is required for attendance.

Workshops are held during normal working hours, please ensure that your appropriate administrator approves your attendance. The Barrett Athletic Center Conference Room (BAC) is located on the second floor within the Barrett Athletic Administration Building on the south side of the Walter Pyramid.