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Planning Your Retirement Path for Optional Retirement Plan Participants

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Room 214, University Services Building (USB)

This workshop, offered by UA Human Resources, is designed for employees who are planning to retire in less than one year. The content is geared to the Optional Retirement Plan (ORP) plan.  Guest speakers from Fidelity, TIAA, Pima Council on Aging, and the J P Griffin Group will discuss alternative retiree health insurance plans, Medicare, and processes for applying for retirement distributions through the Option Retirement Plan. UA benefits specialists present information about ADOA retiree benefits, Retiree Accumulated Sick Leave (RASL), Official Retirement Status, deadlines, and forms. There will also be a presentation by the University of Arizona Retirees Association.

This session is at capacity. The next session is scheduled for Wednesday, September 20, 2017. A registration form will be posted in the fall. ORP participants intending to retire before September 20 may contact Kirsteen Anderson ( to be wait-listed for this session.