Retirement Processing during the shelter in place order

April 1, 2020

Initiating and processing your retirement online: Steps for members

In accordance with the stay-at-home orders in effect throughout California, RASC representatives have transitioned to limited remote operations. While the transition is going smoothly, we have altered our operations to best serve our members given the circumstances. During this time, however, we will be unable to answer calls as usual, and our ability to process physical mail will be severely limited.

In light of these changes, UCRP members can initiate and process their retirements electronically through UC Retirement At Your Service (UCRAYS, at by following the steps below. To learn more about how to register, log in and use UCRAYS, visit

Please note: If you plan to retire on July 1, it’s recommended that you start this process as early in April as possible.

Download the step by step instructions for retirement processing online