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   Optional Life Insurance Program   

NCPERS Voluntary Life Insurance Program

(Open Enrollment Oct. 1 - Nov. 30, 2019)

The General Assembly Retirement System (GARS) offers a voluntary life insurance plan to its members through the National Conference of Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS). Coverage is guaranteed with no medical questions asked. It provides important financial protection for you and your family with a low premium of $16 per month.

GARS is offering an open enrollment period for the voluntary group life insurance coverage to our actively working members. The enrollment period will be held Oct. 1, 2019 – Nov. 30, 2019. There is no guarantee that another open enrollment period will be offered in the future, and you can only enroll while actively working. Please mark your calendars.

You can access an enrollment/beneficiary form on Oct. 1, 2019 by going to

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