myCalPERS Technical Requirements

COVID-19 Impacts to CalPERS Reporting

We’re here to support you while facing the challenges of this pandemic together. These FAQs provide guidance to our employers regarding impacts to reporting member data and contributions to CalPERS due to school and public agency closures.

View the Circular Letter (PDF)


  • Log in to myCalPERS to access the file readiness test environment.
  • Our technical resources consist of documents and tools needed to develop XML files for reporting.
  • To conduct business through myCalPERS, your organization must designate a system access administrator to assign and reset usernames and passwords, change access roles, and lock rights to the system.
  • We help you learn to use myCalPERS through Employer Training Classes.
  • Within myCalPERS, you can use the Cognos application to query your agency's data and generate reports.