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We are pleased to announce that our office has moved to a new location. Our new address is: 301 NW 63rd Street, Suite 500 Oklahoma City, OK 73116-7921

 

Important Notice Regarding Covid-19 - To ensure the safety and protection of our members, as well as our staff, the Teachers’ Retirement System of Oklahoma is suspending all in-house appointments and consultations at this time. This is effective March 17, 2020 until further notice. The Drop Box for submitting documents located on the west side of the Will Rogers Building by the State Capitol building is no longer for TRS use. Please mail documents, or for urgent situations, you can drop off documents at the TRS office. Please note we are still not open for in-person meetings.

Retirement Benefits

  •  Steps to Retirement

1.Complete a Pre-Retirement Information Verification form then mail to Oklahoma Teachers Retirement System.

2.Upon Receipt of the Pre-Retirement Information OTRS will forward one of the following based on the requested date of retirement and retirement eligibility. (See Retirement Timeline above)

   a. Projection of Benefits – You will receive aProjection of Benefits if you are not eligible to retire within the next 12 months. This is a snapshot of multiple years of retirement benefits much like the calculations produced in the Client Portal.

  b. Application to Retire – This document serves as an application to retire. It lists the monthly retirement benefit amounts for each retirement option for which you qualify, including the PLSO.This document must be signed, and if married, your spouse’s signature is required on this form indicating the spouse has been informed of your retirement plans which entitles your spouse to marital property rights. If you have 30+ years of service credit you may select a partial lump sum distribution.TRS will mail you a Retirement Contract, which is specific to the retirement option you have selected.

3.Retirement Contract Packet - All documents must be completed and returned to TRS according to date provided on the Retirement Timeline.


– Tax Withholding Options
– Direct Deposit Information
– Employer Verification Form (ERV)
– Retirement Contract (must be notarized)

Last Modified on Nov 25, 2020
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