Illinois State Seal Illinois Legislature Honors SURS on 75th Anniversary May 16, 2016

On May 3, 2016, SURS was presented with honors from both the Illinois House and Senate commemorating the System’s 75th anniversary. See the resolution, certificates of recognition and photos from the event.

Benefit Choice Book Cover Benefit Choice Enrollment Period Begins May 1 April 29, 2016

The Fiscal Year 2017 Benefit Choice Period is May 1 through May 31, 2016, for SURS active members as well as annuitants and survivors not enrolled in the Medicare Advantage 'TRAIL' Program.

Innacurate Report Image SURS Does Not Make Political Contributions March 15, 2016

SURS has been made aware of a recently published article that reports SURS made a campaign contribution to a candidate for state representative. The article is inaccurate. SURS does not make political contributions.

Tom Cross SURS Chairperson Appointed February 26, 2016

Gov. Bruce Rauner today announced the appointment of Tom Cross to serve as chairperson of the SURS Board of Trustees.

Lindsay Anderson SURS Chairperson to Step Down February 11, 2016

Lindsay Anderson, current chairperson of the SURS Board of Trustees, is resigning to accept a positon as the executive director of governmental relations for the University of Illinois.

Annual Report Cover FY 2015 Annual Report Released January 29, 2016

SURS has posted its 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The 100-page report outlines the System’s financial statements, investment results, funding analyses, and benefit payments.