Benefits Education

New Employee Benefits Information

Click the link below to view benefits information for new employees. This is the same benefits information presented at the weekly new employee orientation sessions. Click the links within the presentation to view more detailed information on the Web.

New Employee Benefits Information

U-M Retirement Savings Plan

Learn more about your University of Michigan tax-deferred 403(b) retirement plan from Benefits Office specialists. Contact the Benefits Office for more information.

Planning for Retirement

Please see Planning for Retirement for information on steps you can take now to prepare for retirement.


On Campus TIAA-CREF Financial Education Series

TIAA-CREF offers to University of Michigan faculty and staff a Financial Education Series, designed to help you learn the essential information you need to plan for your financial future.

How to Sign Up
To reserve your space in a workshop, call:
TIAA-CREF Ann Arbor Office 734-332-3504, or click
Meetings and One on One Counseling.

Fidelity Investments

Fidelity Investments offers individual counseling sessions to University of Michigan faculty and staff who have retirement funds invested in accounts with Fidelity. You will meet with an experienced Fidelity counselor for approximately 45 minutes. To schedule an appointment, call Fidelity at 1-800-642-7131 or visit