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Arkansas public employees retirement system

Here you will find information based on your role in our system, whether you are an active member, near retirement, a retired member, or an APERS participating employer.


  • 12/01/17 -

    Member annual statements delayed for Arkansas State Police, Arkansas Judicial and Arkansas District Judges retirement systems.  Additionally APERS and ASPRS DROP statements have been delayed as well.  We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to get the statements out as soon as possible. 

  • 04/28/17 -

     APERS Financial Report 2016 and all accompanying data reports are now available on the Publications page. AJRS and ASPRS reports can be found on their respective pages. 

  • 03/17/17 -

    APERS is introducing a new online pension administration system in March. COMPASS offers many exciting online tools for members and employers. Please be aware that from March 13, 2017 through April 17, 2017, fewer counseling appointments will be available and estimate requests may be delayed. Retirement applications are expected to be processed on time. We appreciate your patience as we implement COMPASS and apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

  • 03/16/17 -

    NOTE TO MEMBERS AND VISITORS TO THE NEW APERS WEBSITE. If you are looking for a form such as the “Change of Address” or “APERS Retirement Application,” you can now perform these functions electronically in the Members Self Service portal.  The entrance to the Member’s Self Service portal is located at the top of the page.


Is your agency or organization interested in joining the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System? To help employers decide if it is the right choice for them, APERS has put together the following overview.

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