Skip to page content
Return to Top


Employee Services offers a variety of resources to help employees with retirement planning.
Texas A&M System offers a mandatory and optional retirement program.The mandatory retirement program is the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, also referred to as TRS.The Optional Retirement Program, commonly referred to as ORP, offers individuals a variety of additional investment opportunities.

In addition to mandatory participation in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) or Optional Retirement Program (ORP),
employees can enroll in a Tax-Deferred Account (TDA/403B) or the Texa$aver Deferred Compensation Plan (DCP/457).

Optional Retirement Plan (ORP)
and Tax Sheltered Annuity (TSA)
Retirement Plan Vendor Options
Teacher Retirement System (TRS)Retirement Calculator Fidelity Investments
Texas A&M System Retirement Info Lincoln Financial Group
Met Life
Voya (formerly ING)
Vendor Comparison
Additional Resources:

Contact Information

Academic Employees and Retirees

Hollie Trussell

Non-Academic Employees and Retirees   

Sharon Battenfield