Terms and Conditions

This website (www.myUCretirement.com) contains general information about University of California retirement benefits and programs. By using this website, you consent to electronic receipt, and agree to be bound by the terms of use herein. To log into this site, you must have browser cookies enabled.

This website includes tools designed to:

  • Estimate and compare the potential values of University of California Retirement System benefits (UCRP, CAP, and the 403(b), 457(b) and DC Plans) at different ages and contribution levels (collectively the “website”); and
  • Estimate and compare the hypothetical values of University of California Retirement System benefits (Pension Choice and Savings Choice) at different ages.

Actual outcomes are not guaranteed and information provided by this website is not intended to serve as an interpretation of any University of California Retirement System benefits or a binding determination of any future benefits.

Your benefits are subject to the terms and conditions of the official plan documents. In the event there is a conflict between the information you read on this website and the official plan documents, the applicable plan documents will control. University of California reserves the right to amend, modify, suspend or terminate one or more of its plans or programs at any time for any reason to the extent authorized in the plan documents.

The website’s results are based on records of your personal information, data you enter, and various assumptions, and are not a guarantee of what your benefits or account balance will actually be at any time. The results neither represent nor are intended to be specific advice to you or anyone else on any particular matter, including, but not limited to, investment, tax, legal, retirement planning, insurance, financial, health, or similar advice. The website should not be used or relied upon by you as a substitute for your independent research or for professional advice regarding your own personal situation.

This website is intended only for your personal non-commercial use, and you may not modify, copy, display, distribute, reverse engineer, or otherwise extract any source code, algorithms, methods or techniques embodied in the website. The website is provided on an "as is," "as available," and "with all faults" basis, without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use or purpose, title, or non-infringement. In no event shall University of California or any of its licensors be liable for any consequential, special, or indirect damages that result from use of or loss of use of the website. The rights, exclusions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability under these terms operate to the benefit of University of California's subcontractors, licensors, and vendors to the same extent that such provisions operate to the benefit of University of California.

We use tools, such as Google Analytics, on this website to help us analyze how you and other visitors use our website and to improve its functionality. We do not provide any personal information about you to Google Analytics and any information collected by Google is done anonymously without identifying an individual user. We do not associate information collected by Google Analytics with information you may have provided to us. Get more information on Google Analytics, including how to opt-out.

In conformance with applicable law and University policy, the University asserts that it is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Please send inquiries regarding the University’s affirmative action and equal opportunity policies for staff to Affirmative Action Officer, University of California Office of the President, 1111 Franklin Street, Oakland, CA 94607, and for faculty to Director of Academic Affirmative Action, University of California Office of the President, 1111 Franklin Street, Oakland, CA 94607.

The University of California reserves the right to make changes or corrections to this website, which shall become effective immediately.

Privacy and security

The University of California is committed to ensuring the privacy and accuracy of your confidential information to the extent possible, subject to provisions of state and federal law. Other than as required by laws that guarantee public access to certain types of information, or in response to subpoenas or other legal instruments that authorize access, personally identifiable information is not actively shared. In particular, UC does not re-distribute or sell personal information collected on our web servers.

The University of California uses a variety of measures to protect your personal information and accounts. We can’t do it alone, however. Remember that only you can access this site using your personal Username and Password. Keep your Username and Password secure; never share them with anyone. If you print and/or share information on this site with other individuals, you are responsible for that information and how it is used.

Be aware that sensitive information may still be stored within the browser, even after you log out of this website. If you leave a computer unattended after you have logged in to the website, someone may be able to use the browser's Back button to view your personal information. To avoid this, log out and close your browser application to minimize any security risk. You may also choose to delete encrypted pages and/or temporary Internet files from your computer's hard drive or disk (clear your cache), or set your browser to not save encrypted pages to disk (in your browser's security or advanced settings).