All personnel employed on a regular basis for at least one-half of the normal work schedule are members of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS). Substitutes not receiving TRS service retirement benefits who work at least 90 days a year are also eligible for TRS memebership and to purchase a year of creditable service. TRS provides members with an annual statement of their account showing all deposits and the total account balancce for the year ending August 31, as well as an estimate of their retirement benefits.
Employees who plan to retire under TRS should notify the personnel office as soon as possible. Information on the application procedures for TRS benefits are availabel from TRS at Teacher Retirement System of Texas. See contact information below.
Helpful Telephone Numbers & Contacts:
Teacher Retirement System of Texas
1-800-223-8778, or 512-542-6400
1000 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701-2698
TRS-Active Care Customer Service
8:00am to 8:00pm, M-F
Precertification 1-800-441-9188, 7:30am to 8:00pm, M-F