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Are you getting ready to retire from Wisconsin Retirement System employment? Our new three-part video series, Applying for Retirement, will help you easily navigate the process, from requesting a retirement benefit estimate to submitting your application.

The videos in this series are as follow:

  • Applying for Retirement – an introduction to the retirement process and  how to request your retirement benefit estimate from the Department of Employee Trust Funds. (2 min.)
  • Make a Retirement Appointment – reviews what to expect during a retirement appointment with an ETF benefits specialist, how to make an appointment, and topics covered. Note: Appointments are not required. (3 min.)
  • How to Fill Out Your Retirement Benefit Estimates and Application (ET-4301) – get step-by-step directions for completing the retirement application form and submitting it to ETF. (16 min.)

Additional Resources

Retirement Checklist

Video: 5 Basic Steps to Your Retirement

Video: Choosing When to Retire