BC Book Cover Benefit Choice Enrollment Period Begins May 1 May 1, 2015

The Fiscal Year 2016 Benefit Choice Period is May 1 through June 1, 2015, for SURS active members as well as annuitants and survivors not enrolled in the Medicare Advantage 'TRAIL' Program.

Gavel Image Attorney Fees Awarded in Kanerva v. Weems April 17, 2015

Sangamon County Circuit Court Judge Steven Nardulli has awarded fees and costs in the amount of $1,502,011.00 to attorneys who litigated the Kanerva v. Weems case (No. 115811).

Board Table SURS Announces Board Vacancy April 6, 2015

Executive Director W. Bryan Lewis today announced a vacancy on the SURS Board of Trustees. The elected active-member seat will be filled by a majority vote of the other five elected trustees. Interested candidates should contact Director Lewis by April 15.

Vote Checkbox SURS Board Election April 1 - May 1 April 1, 2015

SURS is currently holding an election to fill one annuitant-member seat on the Board of Trustees. Only annuitant members are allowed to vote. Election packets have been mailed to eligible members by VRES, an impartial election service company.

WBL Photo SURS Board of Trustees Names New Director March 13, 2015

The State Universities Retirement System Board of Trustees today unanimously selected W. Bryan Lewis as the new executive director of the $17.4 billion state pension fund.

mouse and survey SURS Website Survey Results March 4, 2015

In a recent online survey conducted by SURS, website users overwhelmingly describe the site as well done and easy to navigate. Over 80 percent said they found exactly what they were looking for when they logged on.