Retirement Plan Options: New Member

Video Script

You can view this entire video or select a topic by scrolling over the bottom of the video and selecting the second icon from the right in the navigation bar. Once the topic list appears, select the one you would like to view.

New K–12 educators and part-time higher education faculty have the option of selecting STRS Ohio’s Defined Benefit Plan, Combined Plan or Defined Contribution Plan. This video provides plan selection details and resources, an overview of plan features and information about selecting investments. Plan information for full-time higher education faculty is available in this video.

An STRS Ohio retirement plan selection can be made any of the following ways:

  • Online via an Online Personal Account: Click on “Member Information” in the top menu and then “Retirement Plan Selection” under Useful Links.
  • Mail a Retirement Plan Selection Form to STRS Ohio.
  • Email the selection form to [email protected].
  • Fax the selection form to 614‑233‑8713.

Additional information for K–12 educators and part-time higher education faculty can be found here.