Full-time Faculty and Staff are eligible to participate in one of two retirement plans:
- General Phone Number (800) 633-5461
- General Phone Number (800) 842-2252
- Local Office – State College (814) 278-5000
328 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803
Part-time Faculty and Staff are eligible to participate in one of the two retirement plans once they have worked 750 hours in a given calendar year. Employees who meet the hourly requirement will be contacted by their unit's Human Resources Representative to discuss enrollment.
PLEASE NOTE: You have 30 days from the effective date of your appointment to choose your retirement plan. If you do not make your decision within that time period, state regulations require that you automatically be enrolled in SERS. Once you choose a retirement plan, it is irrevocable. You may not change retirement plans. However, you may enroll in a TIAA-CREF supplemental retirement plan at any time.
Retirement Plan Comparison
To see the retirement plan comparisons, please choose the option below that pertains to you: