Regular Retirement


An employee must be at least 55 years of age to be eligible to retire from the university and to receive specific university retiree benefits.

Employees should establish their retirement date with their department before meeting with a specialist in University Benefits. Once a final date is set, please contact University Benefits Office approximately six to eight weeks before your retirement date to schedule an appointment to complete the necessary paperwork.

UI Contribution Eligibility

If an employee retires from the university at age 62 or older with ten or more years of continuous benefit-eligible service, the employee would be eligible for the university contribution towards the cost of UIChoice or UISelect insurance premium.

Contact Information

University Benefits

Campus Address
120 USB
Mailing Address

120 University Services Building
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911
United States

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.