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DRS' response to COVID-19

Here are the latest COVID-19 impacts to DRS availability:

  • DRS will be closed on the following 2020 dates: Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16 and Nov. 20 for mandatory furloughs.
  • Due to COVID-19, DRS remains closed to in-person customer visits and onsite services.
  • Online services are still available. As always, customers can apply for retirement online.
  • While most DRS team members are now working remotely, we continue to process retirement applications and benefit payments per the usual schedule.
  • DRS has suspended in-person Nearing Retirement Seminars scheduled around the state and replaced them with live online webinars covering the same topics.
  • DRS is conducting all job interviews and skills assessments online.
  • DRS continues to monitor and promote health and safety for its team members, who are regularly updated on COVID-19 developments and best practices for slowing the spread of germs.

Page updated Aug. 7, 2020

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.)