Pre-Retirement Sessions


OCERS Retirement Seminar

In light of recent events, OCERS is now offering online retirement seminars via Zoom for those considering retirement, in lieu of in-person Pre-Retirement Sessions. This 90 minute seminar will focus on your OCERS Retirement benefits like estimating your monthly allowance, payment options, nominating beneficiaries, required documents and much more. We encourage members who may be contemplating retirement to attend a Retirement Seminar. All seminars will be held beginning at 10 a.m. Click here to register for one of the retirement seminar dates.

Upcoming Retirement Seminars:

July 22, 2020

July 29, 2020

August 5, 2020

August 12, 2020

Online Retirement Seminars are limited to 95 participants

After attending the OCERS Seminars:

  • Use the myOCERS portal to get an estimate of your retirement benefit
  • Next, call your OCERS representative to receive one-on-one counseling over the phone and initiate the retirement process.

Additional Resources

County of Orange Retiree Medical, the Social Security Administration, The County of Orange Deferred Compensation Distribution Options, and Retired Employees Association of Orange County (REAOC) have provided information for near future retirees. Any questions on these benefits should be directed to their offices.

OCERS Seminar Presentation

Social Security PowerPointPresentation

Empower Retirement / 457 Plan Retirement Distribution Options

Retiree Medical Program Video Presentation

Social Security Video Presentation for OCERS Members

Retired Employees Association of Orange County (REAOC) Letter for Future Retirees