myCalPERS Technical Requirements

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Based on your feedback, we enhanced myCalPERS to assist you with your Retirement Appointment Reconciliation efforts. Review Circular Letter #200-045-019 for more information.

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  • 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.