Total Retiree Advantage Illinois - Your Trail to Better Health Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment October 14, 2020

The State of Illinois TRAIL Medicare Advantage open enrollment period for participating annuitants and survivors is October 15 - November 16, 2020. The 2021 plan year will begin January 1, 2021, and will run through December 31, 2021.

Summer Advocate Cover Cip SURS Summer Newsletter - Read It Now! August 4, 2020

Be up to date on all the latest SURS news including enhancements coming to the Self-Managed Plan on Sept. 1, a new supplemental savings plan, 2021 trustee election and more.

Retirement Savings Plan Enhancements Coming to the Self-Managed Plan Sept. 1 June 25, 2020

SURS has redesigned and renamed the Self-Managed Plan. We are excited to launch the new, enhanced Retirement Savings Plan (RSP) starting Sept. 1! The transition includes a new plan recordkeeper, new investment options and other benefits. Visit the RSP webpage for more information.

insurance plan booklet Notice a change in your July benefit payment? June 25, 2020

If you notice a change in your July benefit payment, please note that it is likely due to an increase in insurance premiums for members and dependents.

person in cast signing form Disability Reevaluation Orders Resume May 29, 2020

SURS will resume sending medical recheck requests to disability benefit (DB) and disability retirement annuity (DRA) recipients beginning this week. The requests had been temporarily discontinued due to the COVID-19 pandemic making it difficult to schedule required reevaluation appointments.

funds and clock image SURS Portfolio Designed to Weather Downturn, State Committed to Funding April 28, 2020

SURS has a diverse investment portfolio specifically designed to protect against market risk and produce steady returns over a long-term period. Member retirement benefits continue to be secure.