The Fiscal Year 2014 Benefit Choice Period is May 1 through May 31, 2013, for all SURS members. This is the only time of the year, other than when you experience a "qualifying change in status," that you may change your coverage.
The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees on March 13, 2013, voted to approve recommendations from the recently completed Fixed Income Asset Structure Analysis. The modifications approved are designed to create a tiered, equal-weight strategy of investment manager allocations, and increase utilization of Minority-, Female-, and Persons with a Disability-Owned (MFDB) investment firms.
The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees approved the selection of core real estate managers J.P. Morgan and Heitman at their February 14, 2013, meeting in Chicago.
The System awarded $150 million each to J.P. Morgan’s JPMCB Strategic Property Fund and the Heitman America Real Estate Trust (HART). The search process began in September 2012.
CMS has scheduled statewide Benefit Fairs. Health, dental, vision and life insurance providers will be on site.