Retirement Program - 403(b)
The College participates with Teacher’s Insurance and Annuity Association/College Retirement Equities Fund (TIAA-CREF). There is a two-year wait for participation unless you qualify for wait period waiver. When enrolled in the plan, you will contribute 6% of your salary (mandatory) with the College contributing 6.3% on the first $15,700 of your salary and 12% thereafter. Includes waiver of premium if you are totally disabled.
See the Retirement Program Policy
2000 Town Center, Suite 2000
Southfield, MI 48075-1120
Customer Services: 1-248 351-9040 or 1-800 842-2044
Web Page: http://www.tiaa-cref.org/
TIAA-CREF Automated Telephone Service - 1 800 842-2252
Use touch-tone entry to change your allocation or transfer funds, get accumulation balances and last premium credited, and/or hear prerecorded information on CREF account performance and TIAA interest and dividend rates.
Available 24 hours a day.
Telephone Counseling Center - 1 800 842-2776
Speak with an individual consultant about your TIAA-CREF retirement plan or tax-deferred annuity.
Available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET, and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Please note: Busiest times are from noon to 2:00 p.m. ET, and the busiest day is Monday.)
Advisor Services - 1 888 842-0318
Speak with an Advisor consultant for information on how TIAA-CREF works with Advisors.
Available Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET