May 20

Act 625 of 2019 allows a retiring member who has been married at least 6 months (formerly one year) to elect a B-50 or B-75 benefit option with a spouse as a beneficiary.  It also allows a survivor benefit to be paid to a member's spouse of at least 6 months (formerly one year) in the event the member dies before retirement.

May 06

APERS will operate for extended hours Tuesday, May 28 - Monday, June 3 to assist members wanting to retire on July 1

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Apr 26

The Member Self-Service and Employer Self-Service portals will be closed for maintenance Friday, May 3 through Sunday, May 5 -- They will reopen on Monday morning, May 6, when you should be able to log in normally.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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 particpating employer.