It is never too early or too late to start planning for retirement. Virginia Tech is committed to making sure employees are well prepared for retirement.
Human Resources regularly hosts information sessions to help employees plan for retirement. Theses sessions provide information on the Virginia Retirement System and Optional Retirement Plan benefits. Topics include retirement options, calculating monthly benefits, increasing retirement income, life insurance, health insurance and other VRS benefits and resources. All ages are welcome; however, this session will be especially helpful for employees who are thinking about retirement within the next 6 years.
To find out when the next seminars are scheduled, navigate to training.vt.edu, select PageUp LMS and search for retirement. Select the session you want to attend and follow the on-screen instructions to complete your enrollment.
Human Resources hosts one-on-one meetings for employees with retirement plan counselors on campus. All sessions are held at North End Center. Contact the HR Service Center to schedule an appointment.
To assist employees in their retirement and investment planning, Fidelity Investment advisors are routinely scheduled to be on campus for one-on-one sessions several times each month. To schedule with Fidelity, register online or call 1-800-642-7131.
To assist employees in their retirement and investment planning, TIAA advisors are routinely scheduled to be on campus for one-on-one sessions several times each month. To schedule an appointment with the TIAA representative, register online or call 1-800-732-8353.
Commonwealth of Virginia 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan - MissionSquare
To schedule an appointment with Lauren Hand, MissionSquare Retirement Specialist, sign up for an appointment online or call 1-800-338-5804.