Pension Benefit Payments
Benefit Payments
    BERS would like to express our concern for all members who were affected by the recent hurricanes throughout the Caribbean region. We pray for your safe and speedy recovery during this challenging time.
Required Minimum Distributions for 2017

Required Minimum Distributions for 2017

RMD for 2017
    Members who are mandated to take a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for the year 2017, please note that BERS will resume processing RMD’s during the months of November and December.
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Welcome to the Board of Education Retirement System

Welcome to the Board of Education Retirement System

About Us

    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.

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.





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Contact BERS

Call us at (929) 305-3800
or (800) 843-5575 (outside
New York State).

You can also e-mail BERS
using this link.