Human Resource Services has invited representatives from the Department of Retirement Systems to present information on various DRS plans.  These presentations will provide a general overview of your plan, to ensure you know the various features it provides, or to assist new employees in making a retirement plan choice. Please review the following to choose the session(s) best fitted to your needs:

PERS 2/LEOFF 2 Presentation: Ideal for employees currently participating in PERS 2 or LEOFF 2 plans.

  • March 22, 2018 from 1:45pm to 2:45pm.  Will be held in Lighty Room 405

PERS 3/TRS 3 Presentation: Ideal for employees currently participating in the PERS 3 or TRS 3 plans

  • March 23, 2018 from 8:45am to 10:00am. Will be held in French Administration Room 139

Deferred Compensation Program (DCP): Ideal for any employee who would like to set aside additional money for retirement, above and beyond their regular retirement plan.

  • March 22, 2018 from 3:00pm to 3:30pm
  • March 23, 2018 from 10:15am to 10:45am
    • Both sessions held in French Administration Room 139

Plan Choice: Ideal for new classified/civil service/hourly employees in their 90-day election window, and for PERS 2 participants eligible for the PERS 3 January Transfer (member prior to 2002).

  • March 22, 2018 from 3:45pm to 4:15pm
  • March 23, 2018 from 11:00am to 11:30am
    • Both sessions held in French Administration Room 139

Video-conferencing is available for all presentations.  To learn specific locations, visit the AMS Calendar.  If your site is not listed, you may request one by contacting

Registration is not required for any of the presentations.  Seating will be provided on a first come, first seated basis.

Resources and Information

Not able to attend this time?

WSU hosts these sessions annually.  DRS also has many webinars and recorded seminars available at All the topics listed above are available, along with sessions discussing investment basics, Medicare, benefit payment options in retirement, and many more.

Annual Retirement Statements

PERS and TRS annual retirement statements for the 2016-2017 school year are now available from DRS.  LEOFF statements will be available in early March.  Log into your online account to view balances for your defined contributions and interest, and totals for your earned service credit.