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CalPERS trademarked logo CalPERS Planning Your Retirement Workshop

Benefits Services is working with CalPERS to schedule more workshops in 2015. Please return in January 2015 for more updated information and dates of workshops.

A CalPERS Representative will be present to discuss retirement and enhancements to the CalPERS retirement resouces 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 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

Workshops are held during normal working hours, please ensure that your appropriate administrator approves your attendance.