Faculty Early Retirement Program (FERP)

What is the Faculty Early Retirement Program (FERP)?


Under the terms of the current CSU-CFA Agreement, FERP is an entitlement program, as long as the relevant procedures are followed and courses appropriate for the faculty member to teach are scheduled.

Eligibility to FERP


Tenured instructional faculty, librarians, and counselors who have reached the age of 55 and have decided to retire, but have not yet done so, are eligible to apply for FERP. The program is not available to Coaching faculty unit employees.

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