Alternative Retirement Plan Information

Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code section 3305.03, the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher
Education is responsible for designating entities that are eligible to provide investment options
under alternative retirement plans maintained by Ohio public institutions of higher education and
review approved vendors every three years. In order to fulfill the duties and responsibilities outlined
in Chapter 3305. of the Revised Code, the department contracted with a consultant, Aon Hewitt, to
develop the vendor application for new and current vendors, the review process, and to evaluate
submissions of entities seeking designation, or continued designation, to offer investment options
under alternative retirement plans at Ohio public colleges and universities.