Member Education Opportunities

Is Your Retirement Getting the Care It Deserves?

Retirements are much like gardens — consistent nurturing is required to maintain the desired benefits. Take steps to safeguard your retirement savings by attending one or more of the STRS Ohio educational opportunities offered to retired members. Our seminars are presented at various times and locations around the state. Online learning opportunities are also available. Come join us and learn what you can do to protect and maximize your retirement savings. See further details below!

Retiree Series

This series features topics pertaining to retirees and changes annually. The 2019 topic, Estate Planning, provides information about:

  • Wills, trusts, the probate process and estate taxes
  • Financial powers of attorney and the need for health care directives
  • Medicaid planning and various health care benefits for veterans

Advance registration is required and begins 45 days prior to all seminar dates. Space is limited and registration is first-come. You can register via your Online Personal Account or by calling STRS Ohio toll-free at 888‑227‑7877.

Retiree Series (1–4 p.m.) Registration Begins
Perrysburg Aug. 29 July 15
Youngstown/Boardman Sept. 5 July 22
Columbus Sept. 12 July 29
Huron Sept. 26 Aug. 12
Dayton Oct. 3 Aug. 19
Lima Oct. 17 Sept. 3
Portsmouth Nov. 21 Oct. 7
Cincinnati Dec. 5 Oct. 21

Webinar: Medicare Enrollment and STRS Ohio

This webinar provides an overview of Medicare, including:

  • The “parts” of Medicare
  • When and how to enroll
  • How Medicare affects your STRS Ohio health care plan

Registration can be completed up until 30 minutes before the presentation begins. Space is limited and registration is first-come. Visit the Medicare Enrollment and STRS Ohio page and select a meeting date to begin the registration process. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email that will include instructions on how to join the webinar.

Webinar: Medicare Enrollment and STRS Ohio
5–6 p.m. 1–2 p.m.
Aug. 5 Aug. 21
Sept. 9 Sept. 18
Oct. 7 Oct. 16
Nov. 4 Nov. 20
Dec. 2 Dec. 18

Frequently Asked Questions

May I bring a guest to a seminar?

Yes. However, space is often limited, so we ask that members bring no more than one guest, please.

How much do the seminars cost?

All seminars are offered at no cost to members and their guests.

How do I cancel a seminar registration?

You can cancel your registration through your Online Personal Account or by calling 888‑227‑7877 (toll-free).

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