Retirees, inactive members, beneficiaries and legal-order payees: You can update your address from your online retirement account. Just select “Address” from the welcome screen. If you need to update your name, fill out and send in a printed form as well as a copy of documentation showing the change.
Active members: Update your name and/or address through your employer. That new information will soon appear in your online retirement account.
The Office of the State Actuary (OSA) has reviewed the impact of the pension related legislation that passed during the 2014 Legislative Session to determine if a supplemental rate change was needed. OSA has concluded that there will not be any supplemental rate changes for any of the DRS plans effective July 1 and September 1, 2014.
If you have questions, please reply to this notice or call ESS at 360-664-7200 (option 2) or 800-547-6657 (option 6, option 2).