Please Note: For security reasons, a five-business-day waiting period (not counting holidays) is in effect before address
changes, loan applications, direct deposit agreement changes and W-4P withholding elections can be submitted through MyNYSTRS.
*Your EmplID (short for
Employee Identification number) is a seven digit NYSTRS-specific number.
Please refer to your Benefit Profile or
Retired Member Profile, or other
correspondence from NYSTRS, to find your EmplID.
If you cannot locate your EmplID, please be aware that for security purposes,
our staff will not be able to provide it over the phone or through
email. However, if you contact us at (800) 348-7298, Ext. 6250, we can mail
your EmplID to the home address you have on file.