Total Benefits

Retirement plans

UW Retirement Plan

Learn what UW Retirement Plan (UWRP) is, see eligibility, how to enroll, plan contributions, investment options, and other details

PERS 2 retirement plan

Learn about Public Employees' Retirement System Plan 2 (PERS 2), eligibility, how to enroll, calculate your retirement benefit, vesting, and other details

PERS 3 retirement plan

Learn about Public Employees' Retirement System Plan 3 (PERS 3), eligibility, how to enroll, calculate your retirement benefit, your contributions, vesting, and other details

TRS 3 retirement plan

Learn about Teachers’ Retirement System Plan 3 (TRS 3), how to enroll, calculate your retirement benefit, vesting, investment options, and other details

LEOFF 2 retirement plan

Learn about the Law Enforcement Officers’ and Fire Fighters’ (LEOFF) 2 retirement plan, including eligibility, how to enroll, contributions, and other details

Optional retirement plans

There are two optional retirement plans you can join: UW VIP and the state's deferred compensation program

Seminars and consultations

Get financial advice by either attending a seminar or meeting with an investment professional

Nearing retirement

Continuing your insurance; Registering for retirement workshops; Making a plan for your retirement; Getting a retiree ID card; Cashing out sick leave; Reemployment

Plans closed to new members

Information for existing members of PERS 1, TRS 1, and the UW Supplemental Retirement Plan

Fund review committee for UW retirement plans

The Committee has a fiduciary role in regard to both plans and is charged with operating exclusively in the best interests of the participants.