Pension & Retirement Education Program (PREP) No matter how far along you are in your career, careful financial and retirement planning are critical. A NYSTRS PREP seminar can help members of all ages. Tailor the program to fit your needs! Stay the full day or just attend the modules that help you most: NYSTRS benefits; financial planning; Social Security; estate planning; retirement - a new beginning; filing for retirement; and, retirement income. Seminars frun 8:30 am to 3:30 pm; check in begins at 8 am. It's free and your spouse/companion can attend too, but you must make a reservation in advance.
Make reservations at NYSTRS.org using your MyNYSTRS account (see the "My Tools" tab) or by calling (800)348-7298, Ext. 6180, weekdays from 8:30 am to 4:15 pm.
Winter/Spring 2017 Schedule
Albany February 9 March 16 April 19 NYSTRS Headquarters 10 Corporate Woods Dr.
Syracuse February 24 March 17 April 19 Holiday Inn 441 Electronics Parkway Liverpool, NY
Rochester February 22 March 23 April 18 Lexington Hotel Rochester Airport 911 Brooks Avenue Rochester, NY
L.I.-Plainview February 24 March 23 Residence Inn 9 Gerhard Road Plainview, NY
Elmira February 25 Holiday Inn Elmira-Riverview 760 East Water Street Elmira, NY
L.I.-Melville February 3 March 11 April 12 Melville Marriott 1350 Old Walt Whitman Rd. Melville, NY
Mount Kisco February 4 March 24 Holiday Inn 1 Holiday Inn Drive Mount Kisco, NY
Binghamton April 20 Holiday Inn Binghamton Downtown 2 Hawley Street Binghamton, NY
Fishkill March 25 Ramada 542 Route 9 Fishkill, NY
Buffalo February 23 March 18 April 13 Holiday Inn Buffalo Airport 4600 Genesee Street Cheektowaga, NY
L.I.-Hauppauge February 2 February 23 March 10 April 11 Upsky Long Island Hotel 110 Motor Parkway Hauppauge, NY
L.I.-Riverhead February 22 Hotel Indigo - East End 1830 West Main Street Riverhead, NY
(Note: Seminars are not designed for one-on-one retirement counseling, but you are able to schedule a benefits consultation year-round online or by calling NYSTRS.)
RESERVATIONS: We begin taking reservations for our three PREP schedules during the year in mid-September (fall), mid-December (winter-spring), and mid-May (summer). Seminars often fill up, so book early. When calling, you must provide you EmplID or Social Security number, email address and home phone number (and the same information for your spouse/companion if (s)he is a member and will attend too.) Please bring your latest Benefit Profile with you to the seminar. If you make a reservation but cannot attend, please call the number above to cancel (or cancel using your MyNYSTRS account) so we can offer this reservation to another member.