University System of Georgia Information for Retirees
Information on benefits for retirees through the USG.
Teachers Retirement System of Georgia
TRS administers the fund from which teachers in the state’s public schools, many employees of the University System of Georgia, and certain other designated employees in educational-related work environments receive retirement benefits. TRS offers a defined benefit plan, guaranteeing a monthly benefit – based on a member’s final average salary and service – which is payable for the life of the member, and when applicable, transferable to a member’s spouse or beneficiary(ies).
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) offers an impressive selection of educational and social opportunities for adults age 50 and older. With a purpose to promote lifelong learning and continued intellectual and personal growth for retirement-age individuals, OLLI has become the place for fun, interactive learning in a safe and encouraging environment.
KSU Community and Professional Education
Continuing Education offers discounts to retirees on most courses. Click above to find the policy on retirees registering for courses. Go to https://cpe.kennesaw.edu for information on courses available.
General Senior Discounts
Save money when your frequent local-area restaurants, retail stores, movie theaters, grocery stores and more!
Senior Classes, Activities and Travel
Agencies and programs in the area that provide classes and trips for seniors.
America The Beautiful-Senior Pass
The pass is for citizens or permanent residents of the United States, who are 62 years of age or older. It provides access to, and use of, any Federal recreation site that charges an Entrance or Standard Amenity Fee, and provides a discount on some Expanded Amenity Fees.
Annual ParkPass discounts of 50% are available for senior citizens 62 and over who present a copy of their drivers license. Seniors receive $20 off individual or family membership in Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites, plus 20% off cottage rates (limited dates), campsite rates, lodge room rates, and golf green fees.
WellStar's Good Life Club
The Good Life Club (GLC), offered through WellStar Health System, is an organization for people 50 and older who want to learn how to live better, be healthier, and stay active. The program focuses on wellness, health education, travel/social activities and providing valuable membership benefits. The annual membership fee is $15 per person.