The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Online Estimator is back online. The system has been updated to reflect the upcoming pension reform. Employees nearing retirement can now compare their pre-change annuity to their post-change annuity.

SURS Benefit Estimator


Eastern Illinois University employees are provided with a vast array of benefits. The Benefits Services staff is committed to providing excellent service to our employees. Benefits Services is responsible for all benefits, including:

  • Group health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life insurance
  • Disability and retirement benefits
  • Supplemental retirement plans (tax deferred)
  • Tuition and fee waiver benefits
  • Travel discounts

Please visit Central Management Services website for a preview of State of Illinois benefits, offered at our University.

Group insurance orientation sessions are provided to new employees in order to fully explain all benefits.