COLA rates established for 2020

March 10, 2020

Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLAs) for DRS-administered retirement systems and plans have been established for 2020. LEOFF Plan 1 COLAs will take effect April 1 and will be reflected in end-of-April benefit payments. COLAs for all other plans will take effect July 1 and will be reflected in end-of-July benefit payments. View the 2020 COLA percentages by retirement date and plan. Additional information is available on the COLA Frequently Asked Questions page.

Beneficiary Designation

Members, you can update your beneficiary information from your online retirement account. Select “My Account” in the navigation menu and then “View/Edit” beside “Beneficiary.”

(If you prefer to fill out and mail in a printed form, select this link.)