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TEACHERS' RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS


Disability Application

Nonoccupational Disability Application

Approximately one month before your accumulated sick leave expires, you must notify us in writing and request a disability application packet. Your request should include your name, Social Security number, date, and type of disability.

Send request to: members@trs.illinois.gov

Occupational Disability Application

To receive a benefit, notify us in writing that you are seeking an occupational disability benefit and request a disability application packet. We will require verification that the disability was duty-related from you, your employer, and two state-licensed physicians.

Send request to: members@trs.illinois.gov