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Videos created for Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois members to explain membership benefits.

To begin, click on any of the videos below to view the corresponding video.

Benefit Choice is the time to make changes in TRIP coverage and to enroll yourself and eligible dependents.
Guidance for Members Retiring in 2021
TRS retirement, disability, death and insurance benefits explained.
A video providing a general overview of the TRS mission.
A video that aids TRS in recruiting professionals for our staff.
Migrating from annual reporting to pay-period based reporting in 2020
A brief explanation of how TRS works for you.
Death and Survivor Benefits Explained
TRS Disability Benefits
Reciprocal Retirements
Single-Sum Retirement and Refund of Contributions
Completing Your TRS Retirement Forms
Standard vs. Reversionary Annuity
Create your account to access your TRS information online.
How to Begin the Retirement Process