Find answers to your frequently asked questions.
Change your address online at myCalSTRS or complete the Address Change Request form and follow the instructions to submit the form to CalSTRS.
Submit an online Notification of Death to report the death of a CalSTRS member, benefit recipient, option beneficiary or designated recipient.
You may be eligible to purchase service credit for past employment or an approved leave of absence during which you did not make retirement contributions to CalSTRS.
403(b), Cash Balance Benefit Program and more.
Applying for retirement, postretirement option changes and more.
Your annual Retirement Progress Report is a personalized overview of your CalSTRS account and benefits, including detailed information and resources for planning your financial future.
Learn about the simplified method, your Form 1099-R and other tax information.
When you take a refund, you terminate your CalSTRS membership and forfeit your rights to all CalSTRS benefits.
Your rights, requesting a review and more.
On September 29, 2022, Governor Newsom signed AB 1667 (Cooper, Chapter 754, Statutes of 2022), a bill relating to CalSTRS benefit overpayments, the delivery of creditable compensation and creditable service reporting guidance, and the employer audits and appeal processes.