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Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS)

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) is the largest public retirement system in Texas, serving more than 1.5 million people.  For more than 75 years, TRS has served the needs of Texas public education employees.  

TRS Member Services

    • 1-800-223-8778

      Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–6 p.m. Automated information available day or night, seven days a week ​​

    • 512-542-6597

      TRS Benefit Services Fax Number
      Note: All forms related to pension benefits are acceptable by fax. To fax health care documents, please use the designated TRS Health & Insurance Benefits fax number located on this webpage.​


    You will receive an encrypted response to your email on record or a call, depending on your preference, within five business days. If you do not have a MyTRS account, register now.

    You can submit questions about your benefits in writing to TRS, 1000 Red River Street, Austin, Texas 78701-2698. Please include your social security number on all written correspondence mailed to TRS.

Getting Ready for TRS Retirement

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