FAQ: UC Pension and Retiree Benefits

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UC Pension and Retirement Benefits Questions

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UC Retirement Administration Service Center (RASC)

http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/contacts/rasc.html(link is external)

P.O. Box 24570
Oakland, CA 94623-1570

Phone: 1-800-888-8267

Retirees, choose extension 4
Active Employees, choose extension 3

Phone: 1-510-987-0200 (from outside the U.S.)
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (PT).

Fax: 1-800-792-5178

Retirees can contact RASC about the following topics:

  • Benefit Payment and Plan Distribution Administration (UCRP and 415(m) Restoration Plan)
  • UCRP Compliance (ensuring Plans are operated in compliance with Plan provisions and legal requirements)
  • Annual Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA's)
  • Health Insurance Program Administration and Enrollment (Retiree, Survivor, and UCRP Disability)
  • Medicare Coordination, Compliance, and Claims Administration
  • Demographic Updates (address, marital status, etc.)
  • At Your Service Online (AYSO) Support
  • Beneficiary Changes
  • QDRO (Qualified Domestic Relations Order) Counseling and Administration for UCRP
  • Death Reporting
  • Survivor Counseling and Administration

Active employees can contact RASC about:

  • Retirement Benefits Counseling and Document Preparation
  • Retirement Estimates
  • Service Credit Verifications
  • UCRP Disability Counseling and Administration
  • Beneficiary Changes
  • QDRO Counseling and Administration for UCRP
  • Death Reporting
  • Survivor Counseling and Administration
  • Reciprocity and Buyback Counseling
  • UCRP Benefit Calculations (Retiree, Survivor, and UCRP Disability)

View a complete menu of services provided by RASC for both retirees and current employees online at http://www.ucop.edu/human-resources/_files/MenuServices.pdf (link is external).

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