Filing For Retirement

Complete your retirement application forms

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NYSLRS and TRS members should make an appointment with their retirement system to file their paperwork

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ORP members should make an appointment with their investment provider

All retirement benefit applications and processing is done direclty with your retirement system.

New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS)

Teachers' Retirement System (TRS)

SUNY Optional Retirement Program (ORP)

Contact the Benefits Team

The State Benefit Services Team is available to answer your questions. Use our contact information below to access all team members for the fastest response.

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    UB HR Benefits

    State Benefit Services

    Phone: 716-645-7777

    Email: ub-hr-benefits@buffalo.edu

Department Leadership

Contact our department leaders for additional assistance.

  • Lissa Jasinowski.

    Lissa Jasinowski

    Assistant Director

    Benefits and Work Life Balance

    Phone: (716) 645-4488

    Email: lmt22@buffalo.edu

  • Amy Myszka.

    Amy Myszka

    Director

    Benefits and Work Life Balance

    Phone: 716-645-5357

    Email: amyszka@buffalo.edu