Understanding Your Tier 2 Options

Get Help to Make an Informed Decision

You have one year to weigh your two options and choose your retirement plan. Use these resources to make an informed decision.

Your welcome packet contains materials to help you understand and compare the two retirement tracks.

Choose Your Path

Understand the basics with this two-page overview that includes a side-by-side comparison of the two options.

Public Employees' Retirement

Public Safety & Firefighter Retirement

Comparing Tier 2 Plans

This book provides a closer look at the differences and similarities of each option. Compare them side-by-side in a number of different categories. Find answers to specific questions.

Highlights Brochures

These brochures give a detailed look at your retirement benefits.

Public Employees' Retirement System

Public Safety & Firefighter Retirement System

Elected Officials Retirement System

URS ViewPoint

Stay up to date with the latest news and information about your benefits. Download the newsletter for active URS members.


Learn more about your benefits with our publications and training.

Access Your Accounts

Create a myURS account to manage accounts, change beneficiaries, and more.