Welcome to the

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.


  • 09/21/22 -

    Federal Loan Forgiveness Program -  APERS members who are paying off federally guaranteed student loans may be eligible for a special loan forgiveness opportunity that is available for a limited time.  Click here for more information.

  • 08/19/22 -

    SCAM alert - Retirement counseling emails NOT FROM APERS  Click here for more information.

  • 08/16/22 -

    APERS  regular Quarterly Board Meeting will be held on August 17, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. For more informaton click here

  • 06/27/22 -

    APERS 2021 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report is now available on our publications 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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