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BERS DocUpload

Send your documents through the BERS DocUpload link.


    We will no longer accept documents
    sent by email.

    You must submit your documents through the new BERS DocUpload webpage.

    1 - Go to the Member Services tab.

    2 - Click the button which matches your status - Active Member, Retiree, Beneficiary, or New to BERS.

    3 - Select Upload a form and follow through the link in the page.

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Updated Member Services webpages

New Active Member, Retiree, Beneficiary, and New to BERS webpages.


    Check out our new Active Member, Retiree, Beneficiary, and New to BERS webpages.

    Everything that pertains to your BERS journey in one convenient place.

    You will spend less time hunting for what you need on the website and more time enjoying the webpages we created just for you.

    BERS | Securing your financial future today.

If you are making Roth contributions to the BERS TDA Program, please be aware th

Roth contributions alert

The City is working to fix the Roth contributions paystub display issue.


    Please be aware that DOE employee paystubs are not currently displaying the fields "BERS ROTH TDA GOAL AMOUNT OR TOTAL INSTALLMENT #" and "BALANCE DUE OR INSTALLMENT LEFT." The City is working on fixing this paystub display issue.
    View your goal amount for 2024 and your
    year-to-date TDA contributions through BERS MSS portal.

Statements are online



    No more waiting on the post office to deliver your statements. View them through your Member Self Service (MSS) portal.

    To register for an MSS account, visit the BERS Walk In Center at 65 Court Street, 1st Fl. You must also bring a valid State or Federal issues ID in order to register.

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Pension Payroll Calendar Dates for 2024

Welcome to the NYC Board of Education Retirement System

The Board of Education Retirement System of the City of New York is pleased to present you with this educational and informational resource. The site is designed to provide prospective, active and retired members with essential information about their retirement system.

We encourage you to explore the site and take advantage of the valuable data available regarding your retirement plan and available benefits. Please take the opportunity to learn more about the retirement system and how we can assist you in planning a successful retirement.

Board of Education Retirement System Website Accessibility Statement

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Contact BERS

Monday through Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

(929) 305-3800 or (800) 843-5575 (outside New York State).
(718) 935-3830 or (718) 935-4124.

E-mail BERS using this form.