TIAA-CREF to offer informational seminars on upcoming retirement program changes

January 04, 2016

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — TIAA-CREF will provide informational seminars to help participants learn more about the upcoming changes to the Penn State retirement program investment lineup.

Two on-site seminars will be conducted at the University Park campus, and there will be four live webinars available for those who cannot attend in person.

All participants in the Penn State retirement program were mailed a transition guide in mid-December describing the upcoming changes to the lineup, which will take effect on Jan. 25.

The on-site seminars will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, and at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, both in 117 John Bill Freeman Auditorium in the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus. No registration is required for either on-site seminar.

A series of live webinars will also be held and participants may call in with questions. Registration for the webinars is required.

The webinars will be held as follows:

  • Noon to 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7
  • 9 to 10 a.m., Friday, Jan. 15
  • 4 to 5 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15
  • 3 to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 20

Webinar participants may register online at or by calling 800-842-2252.

TIAA-CREF participants may also schedule a free personalized, one-on-one advising session with a TIAA-CREF financial consultant by going online at or by calling 800-732-8353 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday or 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays.

Questions about the events or upcoming lineup changes can be answered by contacting TIAA-CREF at 800-842-2252 or by visiting, or by contacting Penn State's employee benefits office at 814-865-1473 or at

Last Updated January 04, 2016