Retirement Program Options

Mandatory Retirement Programs

Eligibility: UT Austin employees that are employed in a benefits eligible position for at least 20 hours per week and 4 ½ continuous months are eligible to participate in one of the mandatory retirement programs.

Contributions: Employee and employer contributions are required.

UTSaver Voluntary Retirement Programs

Eligibility: Anyone receiving a salary with UT Austin is eligible to participate in the voluntary retirement program known as UTSaver. This includes graduate student employees, temporary employees, part-time employees, and return to work retirees.

Contributions: Employee contributions are required. Employer contributions are not provided.