As a member of PERA, you have options when you leave public employment. If you are not vested and remain out of PERA service, you should apply for a refund within five years after your last member contribution was made. If you are vested, you may leave your money in PERA for a present or future pension.
To help you decide, see Applying for a Refund which gives information about taking a refund. To take a refund, you need to fill out the Application for Refund.
Applying for a Refund
As a member of PERA, you have options when you leave public employment.
Application for Refund
Complete this form if you are planning a refund, rollover, or trust transfer.