Education opportunities

Please register in advance for the following programs. All programs listed will be held in the Nisbet Building, unless otherwise noted. There is no charge to attend any session.  Please return to this page for program updates and additions.

The Road Next Traveled, presented by HR Staff & Guest Speakers

Designed for the employee approaching retirement!

If you are within seven years of retirement, we have two separate one-day workshops available to you. Designed by MSU Human Resources, these workshops help address the questions that future retirees face. Choose the workshop that best fits your timeline. Guest presenters cover an itinerary that includes MSU benefits, financial perspectives, Social Security benefits, legal concerns and lifestyle issues. Free to MSU Faculty and Staff, with a minimal charge for guests. Participant s must register in advance, and space is limited. Please contact HR Organization and Professional Development at 517-355-0183, or email for additional information.
You may register through the EBS Portal.

2017 Workshop Dates:

April 11        8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - 1-2 Years to Your Retirement
April 18        8:30 a.m.  to 4:30 p.m. - 3-7 Years to Your Retirement

June 8         8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - 1-2 Years to Your Retirement
June 15       8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - 3-7 Years to Your Retirement

Individual Counseling Sessions

Individual appointments may be scheduled by contacting the investment sponsor directly. Availability and times are at the discretion of the investment sponsor.

Fidelity Investments on their website  or by phone at 800-642-7131.

TIAA on their website or by contacting the local East Lansing office at 517-203-3610 or 866-842-2825.