Mission Statement

The New York City Board of Education Retirement System is committed to safeguarding the system's assets and providing to the membership equitable, efficient and effective preparation of service and disability retirements as well as survivor benefits to members' beneficiaries. BERS will enforce non-discriminatory policies as well as provide an environment conducive to productivity for its employees. We will provide, to the Retirement Board of Trustees, the necessary information to ensure quality decision-making.