Health Benefits

retired

CSU employees are eligible to retire when they have five years of CalPERS service at age 50 years or later.

To receive retirement health benefits, you need to:

  • Retire within 120 days of your separation from employment
  • Be eligible for enrollment in a CalPERS medical plan on your date of separation
  • Receive a retirement allowance from CalPERS

Retirement Benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage can continue into retirement for eligible employees and their eligible dependents
  • CSU-paid life insurance (if applicable) does not continue into retirement, but retirees are provided the option to convert their CSU-paid life insurance to an individual policy
  • CSU-paid LTD insurance (if applicable) ends upon separation from employment