UW employees covered by the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) in 2014 can view their WRS Annual Statement of Benefits online in My UW System . After you log in, go to the Benefit Information module and click on the Statements tab. Click on “ETF Annual Statement of Benefits (WRS) Issued 2015” to view or print your statement.
The Explanation of Annual Statement of Benefits provides you with information to help you understand the different sections of the statement. This year, the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) has published two additional resources; an Introductory Letter and the Empower Women's Retirement brochure promoting options for women to plan for retirement. The brochure features the Wisconsin Deferred Compensation program. UW employees also have the option of participating in the Tax-Sheltered Annuity 403(b) program.
The WRS Annual Statement of Benefits provides you with information about your WRS account as of January 1, 2015. You should review your statement and the supporting explanation. The statement includes:
NOTE: New WRS participants who enrolled in late December 2014, and whose first wages were paid in January 2015, will not receive a statement because no WRS contributions were paid in 2014.
Watch Understanding Your Annual Statement of Benefits, an e-learning video presentation delivered by ETF. This presentation is designed to increase your understanding of your WRS Annual Statement of Benefits. Some of the topics covered in the presentation include:
Tip: Have your WRS Annual Statement of Benefits in hand while viewing this presentation.
Search the HRS Knowledge Base for help or contact the UW Service Center Support Team using any of the following methods: