Spring & Fall Seminars/Webinars

This page relates to seminars for the week of April 22 through April 26. For the half-day seminar events at UIC on April 10 and April 11, see the Annual UIC Retirement Planning Seminars page.

Twice each year, System HR Services works with representatives from the State Universities Retirement System (SURS), Fidelity Investments, and TIAA to present seminars in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, and Springfield, and online webinars. These seminars and webinars are free for university employees, and are approved events under Civil Service Policy and Rules, Rule 11.12. Employees may be released from work to attend a seminar or webinar, operations permitting, and subject to prior supervisor approval. Registration is required.

For more retirement education opportunities, see Retirement & Investment Plan Help.

Spring 2019 Seminars


Please see the seminar and webinar schedule for your university below:


Seminar Topics

For the Spring 2019 seminars and webinars, the following topics are available. Please see the schedules linked above for detailed descriptions of each.

  • SURS: Understanding Your SURS Benefits, Tier I & Tier II
  • Fidelity Investments: Get Started and Save for the Future You
  • Fidelity Investments: Turn Your Retirement Savings Into Income
  • TIAA: Financial Foundations - Planning For Your Future (Webinar)
  • TIAA: Paying Yourself - Income Options in Retirement (Webinar)