Announcements News

The latest Silver Slug Newsletter is out (April 2015).

UC streamlines retirement savings progam investment fund menu - effective July 2, 2015.

Information for current and former Anthem members about recent cyber attack.

The UCSC Retirees Association has met our goal of raising $50,000 to endow the Bruce Lane Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship fund is intended to help military veteran students at UCSC.

Our "In Memoriam" page is in the "Membership" section of our website. Please let us know of any retirees who have passed away in the past year who should be included in this list.

New retiree travel opportunities for 2014-2015. Read more about our special travel arrangement with Collette Travel on our Benefits page.

Events Calendar

Upcoming Silver Slug Events:

June 18, 2015: Second annual Welcome to Retirement reception at Cowell Provost House. 4:00 - 5:30pm. If you plan to attend, let us know.

September 15, 2015: Fall Picnic

September 26-27, 2015 Founders Weekend. Watch this website for details. The Silver Slugs are planning a brunch for all former staff and faculty, and special campus tours for those who may not have been on campus in a long time.

Past Events:

View photos from past events on our Events page. Recent additions:

January 2015 Ano Nuevo trip.

The spectacular October whale watching trip out of Moss Landing.

Members' Corner

If you'd like to post something of potential interest to the Silver Slugs, send us an email:

Two public emeriti lectures have been scheduled for 2015:  May 11 by Jim Gill and November 10 by Pavel Machotka.

Free UC workshops to help you make the most of your giving in March and May.

It's time to celebrate UCSC's 50th Anniversary! Here's a list of events you might enjoy:

New Members

Patricia Ladron de Guevara
Greta Gibson
Christi Bengard: UCSC/UC Merced
Katrina Cope
Jim Genes: UC Merced
Nancy & Stephen Goldie
Tanya Honig
Mary Howe
Elaine Kihara
Pam Lawson
Tina Oberlin
Robin Ove

Retiree Benefits

Retirement Slug

Find out more information about retiree travel, library privileges, parking, OPERS benefits and much more on the Benefits page.

The UCSC Retirees Association is an active member of CUCRA, the Council of University of California Retirees Associations.


Retiree Resources

The Retiree Association is all about staying connected.  Our Resource and Connections page provides links to valuable resources within UC and outside the University. We've also highlighted opportunities to volunteer and travel that may be of particular interest to retirees.

The UCSC Retirees Association is a member of the Association of Retirement Organizations in Higher Education.