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Santa Monica College|Human Resources|Human Resources Department|Retirement Plans & Systems

Retirement Plans & Systems

Note to Retirees- It is important to notify the District of your intention to retire.



CalPERS Defined Benefit

CalSTRS Defined Benefit


CalSTRS Cash Balance


  • MetLife Participating Data Change Request
  • MetLife Cash Balance (for Community College Part-time Instructors)


(formerly known as MetLife/LARISA)

 Social Security

(for Part-time Faculty)


  • ASCIP Social Security Alternative Plan Enrollment Form
  • LACOE Employment Authorization for State Teachers' Retirement System Retirant



  • Social Security Retirement Benefits Brochure
  • Social Security Retirement Election Option for PT/Adjunct Faculty Flyer
  • Electing Social Security Retirement Option form for MetLife Participants
  • Electing Social Security Retirement Option form for current CalSTRS CB members

      For additional information or if you have questions, please contact:

      Delia Padilla-Acosta, HR Technician – 310-434-4417/

      Debra Knox, HR Specialist - 310-434-4981/

      Alan Kuykendall, HR Specialist - 310-434-4986/

      Debra Willoughby, HR Specialist - 310-434-4760