If you are looking towards retirement, the University of Washington has information for faculty that includes benefits, checklists, presentations, and more. We provide information for faculty at UW, UW Physicians, and Children’s University Medical Group. Additionally, the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems is an important resource with additional checklists and items to guide you as you plan your retirement.
How to Prepare to Retire from UW
Several resources are available on the University of Washington Retirement Associate website, including a retirement privileges brochure, privileges for retired faculty, and privileges for emeritus faculty.
The UW Benefits Retirement office has advice on how to prepare to retire from UW here.
Use the Retirement Checklist to help plan your retirement.
UWP and CUMG Retirement Benefits
For information on retiring from UWP (UW Physicians) and/or CUMG (Children’s University Medical Group), review these 2021 slides.
UW Retirement Application
You must submit an online UW Retirement Application within 6 months of your UW separation date and no later than 60 days after the separation date. This form is to be used to initiate the retirement process from the University of Washington.
Materials from the October 28, 2021 faculty retirement workshop
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Washington State Department of Retirement Systems
The Washington State Department of Retirement Systems has many resources for people looking to retire. View their website here for a comprehensive overview of information and resources.
If you are nearing retirement, consider reviewing this page that contains a retirement checklist, frequently asked questions, and more.