The 457(b) plan is an employee funded retirement plan. All employees currently earning or expected to earn $200,000 during the current year are eligible to participate in this plan. Contributions are made by you and deducted from your paycheck. TIAA-CREF is the only investment option that offers this plan. There are two steps to enroll in the 457(b) Retirement plan.
You may also schedule a one-on-one with a TIAA-CREF representative who can walk you through the process of establishing an account and provide guidance with the investment options. Contact information to schedule a one-on-one with TIAA-CREF may be found here.