Educational Opportunities
The Traditional Pension Plan (Groups B & C)

Which group am I in?

Refer to your annual statement to determine which group you are in.

Group B - Members with 20 years of service credit on Jan. 7, 2013 or eligible to retire under current eligibility requirements after Jan. 7, 2018 but on or before Jan. 7, 2023.

Group C - Members eligible to retire under current eligibility requirements after Jan. 7, 2023 or members hired on or after Jan. 7, 2013.

Who should use this information?

This page contains educational information intended for members in groups B & C who have at least 5 years before reaching retirement eligibility.

Webinars

Recorded Presentations

In-person seminars

Education Today For Retirement Tomorrow – This presentation is intended for those in Group B and C who are more than five years from retirement eligibility.

It provides information and resources so you can take an active role in preparing for your retirement and make retirement decisions throughout your career.
Topics include:


Registering for an Educational Opportunities Seminar

You can register for OPERS seminars in two different ways:

Online Account

You can register online with your Online Account. Once logged in click on “Tools and Resources” and then on “Seminars and Counseling” to select a seminar.

Phone

You can also register for a seminar by calling OPERS at 1-800-222-7377

Education Seminar Schedule
Cleveland South 01/11/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Zanesville 01/18/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Cincinnati 01/23/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Columbus 02/02/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Lima 02/07/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Dayton 02/15/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Findlay 03/07/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Akron 03/15/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Boardman 03/22/2017 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.