Active Member Forms

Active Member Forms

Print NYSTRS forms. Call our Hotline at (800) 782-0289 to request forms be mailed to you.
Important COVID-19 Note: Because the majority of NYSTRS staff are telecommuting until further notice, the processing of some forms will likely be delayed. We are prioritizing transactions such as pension payments, direct deposit changes, disability retirements, death benefits and loans. Whenever possible, please file forms through your MyNYSTRS account.

Membership Application (NET-2) | Note: This form requires notarization. A New York State executive order permits the use of e-notarizations through April 18. Refer to How to Notarize in 6 Easy Steps for additional information.

Member Name/Address Change (GRE-50) | Note: We urge you to update your address online in MyNYSTRS.

Designation of Beneficiary For In-Service or Post-Retirement Paragraph 2 Death Benefit (NET-11.4) | Note: This form requires notarization. A New York State executive order permits the use of e-notarizations through April 18. Refer to How to Notarize in 6 Easy Steps for additional information.

Loan Application (LON-26) | Note: We urge you to apply online in MyNYSTRS at this time and select direct deposit payment as there will be a delay in processing paper loan checks.
Refer to our video Loan Truths... And Consequences and our loan taxability tutorial for important information.

Election to Reinstate (RIS-1) | Note: This form requires notarization. A New York State executive order permits the use of e-notarizations through April 18. Refer to How to Notarize in 6 Easy Steps for additional information.
Be advised the election is irrevocable once filed so we encourage you to discuss your options by calling us at (800) 348-7298, Ext. 6250. Please note: If your membership in another NYS retirement system is still active, you can transfer it to NYSTRS. You may initiate the transfer by contacting the other system.

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