Spring & Fall Seminars/Webinars

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. The seminars and webinars listed below 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.

Fall 2019 Seminars


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

On-Campus Seminar Registration

On-campus seminars with SURS and Fidelity have concluded for Fall 2019.

TIAA Live Webinars

TIAA live webinars will be held on November 1 and November 15. For webinar descriptions, please see the flyer. Register on the TIAA website at the links below. Times listed are in Central Time:

Seminar Topics

For the Fall 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: Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals
  • Fidelity Investments: Turn Your Savings Into Retirement Income
  • TIAA: Financial Foundations - Planning For Your Future (Webinar)
  • TIAA: Paying Yourself - Income Options in Retirement (Webinar)