Benefits News and Events

TIAA Seminar

The University of Iowa is proud to announce the next speaker in the Retirement Gold Speaker Series. "Optimistic Aging: Charting Your Course for Retirement Adventure,"  presented by Margit Cox Henderson, Ph.D.

Get a better understanding of the non-financial aspects of retirement, and learn what you can do to best prepare yourself mentally, physically, socially and emotionally for your retirement adventure with this award-winning author and expert in aging and resiliency. Dr. Henderson will discuss what we can do now – midcareer – to lay the foundation for a happier, healthier retirement. She will also discuss the transition to retirement… how to embrace the new opportunities and freedom that retirement can bring. That’s Retirement Gold.

Join us September 15, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the East Ballroom, University Club 1360 Melrose Ave., Iowa City, IA 52246

Reserve a seat at the event today at


IPERS is coming to an area near you to provide individual counseling sessions.

Pre-registration is needed to attend an individual appointment. Appointments are limited to 30 minutes.

To schedule an individual appointment, contact IPERS at 1-800-622-3849.

Individual Appointments are available:

September 19-22, 2016 at:

Residence Inn
1900 Dodge St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402


October 24-27, 2016 at:

Homewood Suites by Hilton - Iowa River Landing
921 E. 2nd Avenue
Coralville, IA 52241

1095 Tax Forms

1095 forms for the 2015 tax year have been mailed first class to employees' home addresses. If you have not received the form, please contact the Benefits Office. The forms are also now available for active employees on Employee Self Service under the Payroll Section under View Year-End Tax Information.

Financial Education Classes

Register for Financial Education classes by logging on to My Training located in Employee Self Service.

Saving Extra For Retirement

You can now start, stop, or change your contribution to a Voluntary Retirement Savings Account quickly and easily on Employee Self Service.

Benefits Office

Campus address
120 USB
U.S. mailing address
The University of Iowa
University Benefits Office
120 University Services Bldg.
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm