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News and Information

NDPERS Retirement Participants
NDPERS hosts two major events to help our members with their understanding of benefits depending of their stage in life. Visit our  calendar of events to see the next workshop opportunity near you or click on the link below to see a list of educational opportunities.

Member Education Opportunities

Upcoming Financial Essentials Live Webinars
If you are a participant and would like to schedule an appointment to meet with our TIAA representative, please call our Scheduling Department at 800.732.8353 or schedule online at

North Dakota University System Virtual Meeting Schedule

Below is the itinerary of all currently scheduled webinars for February. Employees can access these webinars at TIAA.org/webinars. Recordings of the sessions are available for replay on demand for 30 days following the live webinar date.

For an improved and more seamless process, your employees may also view and register for all Q1 webinars through this single link:  https://webinars.on24.com/glw/q1. Feel free to just use this link when you promote the webinar line up for a smoother experience.

Additionally, recordings of the sessions available for replay on demand was extended to 90 days following the live webinar date. The on demand webinars are also now prominently displayed on TIAA.org/webinars and no longer hidden behind an On Demand button.




Paying Yourself: Income options in retirement

Jan 11

12 p.m. CT

Quarterly Economic and Market Update with TIAA’s Chief Investment Strategist

Jan 12

11 a.m. CT

Los secretos del dinero:  Cómo gestionar los ingresos y las deudas (Inside Money)

Jan 13

3 p.m. CT

Looking to Turn Your Retirement Savings into a Paycheck for Life?

Jan 25

12 p.m. CT

The Starting Line: Beginning to save for retirement

Jan 26

1 p.m. CT

Market proof your retirement

Feb 16

11 a.m. CT

Understanding Health Savings Accounts

Feb 17

11 a.m. CT

Strategies for staying on track

Feb 17

4 p.m. CT

At Your Fingertips: Manage your money from wherever you are

Feb 23

11 a.m. CT

Discover the power of financial well-being

Feb 24

1 p.m. CT

Dinero en funcionamiento 1: Las bases de la inversión (Money at work 1)

Feb 24

3 p.m. CT

Opening doors to the future – Save in a 529 college savings plan

Mar 8

12 p.m. CT

Help protect you, your family, and your money

Mar 22

12 p.m. CT

Financial Housekeeping for now and later 

Mar 29

2 p.m. CT

Pagarse a uno mismo: Opciones de ingresos en la jubilación (Paying yourself Income options)

Mar 30

3 p.m. CT

EAP Update - New Password
The EAP website,  VillageEAP.com, has a new look! The site, which contains information for supervisors and employees about their EAP benefit, is now more secure and contains new mobile applications. To access the website, use the password: VillageEAP (case-sensitive)

Best Practices for Supervisors
The VBI offers  SEVEN TIPS to protect and aid in the psychological wellbeing of employees, including having a plan, transparent communications, encouraging and modeling self-care.

A Time for Reflection and Action

Inequality and racism cannot be tolerated

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Website
Minot State University continues to monitor the respiratory illness outbreak caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). In order to centralize information, the University has created a website with information including Travel Guidance, Frequently Asked Questions, a Minot State update archive, and COVID-19 updates. Additional information can be found at  NDUS and the  North Dakota Department of Health.