VRS Open Enrollment Webinars for ORPHE Participants

October is Open Enrollment for participants in the VRS Optional Retirement Plan for Higher Education (ORPHE). Participants are invited to attend a webinar for a brief overview of the ORPHE plan, new and updated information, resources and investment options available during Open Enrollment. (Provider changes effective January 1, 2019.)

Attend one of the Open Enrollment webinars listed below:

Wednesday, October 3
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Thursday, October 11
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Friday, October 19
10 a.m. – noon
Wednesday, October 24
10 a.m. – noon
  • Handbook for Participants in ORPHE Plan 1 and ORPHE Plan 2 Learn more about your plan, benefits and investments in the Optional Retirement Plan for Higher Education.

  • Choose the Plan and Provider That’s Right for You As a new college or university president, chancellor or faculty member engaged in teaching, administration or research, you have a choice in retirement planning.

  • State Health Benefits Program Enrollment Form for Retirees, Survivors and LTD Participants (T-20879)

  • Designation of Beneficiary (VRS-2)

  • Designation of Beneficiary - Continuation (VRS-2A)

  • Request for Transfer of Funds to ORP (VRS-3ORP)

  • Conversion of Group Life Insurance Enrollment (VRS-35E)

  • Request for Health Insurance Credit (VRS-45)

  • Notice of Return to Covered Employment Optional Retirement Plan Retiree (VRS-7ORP)

  • Termination Certification Form – Optional Retirement Plan for Higher Education (VRS-65D)

  • Optional/Alternative Retirement Plan Health Insurance Credit Employer Certification of Service (VRS-75)

  • VRS Durable Power of Attorney (VRS-901)