Contact OPERS

We're here for you Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Due to Covid-19 our building is currently closed to the public. We are still available at 1-800-222-7377.

Talk to Us


Online Account

  • View your OPERS account
  • Update your personal contact information
  • Send us secure messages
  • Schedule appointments

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If you have general, non-account specific questions about OPERS you can send them to

Social Media

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Before faxing, please call 1-800-222-7377 to speak with a representative.

Living or Traveling Outside the U.S.

There are things you should know about contacting us while out of the country.

Review our Guide to Living or Traveling Outside the U.S.

Retiree Health Care

If you’re an OPERS retirees participating in a Medicare plan through the Connector, contact Via Benefits™ at 1-844-287-9945 between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. (EST) with plan questions. For all other health care questions, call OPERS at 1-800-222-7377

Visit Us

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System
277 E. Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Schedule an appointment

For the health and safety of our retirees, members and employees, at this time we are scheduling phone appointments only. Please visit our COVID-19 response page for the latest updates.

To schedule a one-on-one appointment with one of our counselors:

2021 Scheduled Closings

OPERS office and phones are closed on the following days:

Occasion Date
New Year's Day Friday, January 1 Friday, Jan. 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 18 Monday, Jan. 18
Presidents Day Monday, February 15 Monday, Feb. 15
Memorial Day Monday, May 31 Monday, May 31
Independence Day Monday, July 5 Monday, Jul. 5
Labor Day Monday, September 6 Monday, Sep. 6
Columbus Day Monday, October 11 Monday, Otc. 11
Veterans Day Thursday, November 11 Thursday, Nov. 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 25 Thursday, Nov. 25
Day after Thanksgiving Day Friday, November 26 Friday, Nov. 26
Christmas Day Friday, December 24 Friday, Dec. 24

Unscheduled Closings and Delays

If OPERS should experience an unscheduled closing or delay, we will post a notice on the home page of website and our social media channels.

In the event of a level two snow emergency, OPERS will implement a delayed opening. Should conditions warrant, the office may close. During a level three snow emergency, OPERS will be closed.