Contact OPERS

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

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 Employee Retirement System
277 E. Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Schedule an appoinment

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

Construction Alert

Road construction continues on Town St. The Town St. entrance remains open however, you may find it easier to use the Rich St. entrance.

2019 Scheduled Closings

OPERS office and phone are closed on the following days:

Occasion Date
New Year's Day Monday, January 1 Monday, Jan. 1
Martin Luther King Day Jr. Monday, January 21 Monday, Jan. 21
Presidents Day Monday, February 18 Monday, Feb. 18
Memorial Day Monday, May 27 Monday, May 27
Independence Day Thursday, July 4 Thursday, Jul. 4
Labor Day Monday, September 2 Monday, Sep. 2
Columbus Day Monday, October 14 Monday, Otc. 14
Veterans Day Monday, November 11 Monday, Nov. 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 28 Thursday, nov. 28
Day after Thanksgiving Day Friday, November 29 Friday, Nov. 29
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25 Wednesday, Dec. 25

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.