Yale Retirement Plans

It’s never too soon to begin saving for retirement. To help you save, Yale faculty and staff are eligible to contribute to one of Yale’s 403(b) plans. Click on your job category link below to learn more about the retirement plan(s) available to you.

Clerical & Technical, Security staff

Faculty

Managers & Professionals

Postdoctoral Associates

Service & Maintenance staff

Yale Police Benevolent Association staff

NEW! Roth 403(b) Contribution Option - Introduced in 2015, all of the above groups are eligible for this option. View a brief video to see if Roth is right for you.

When you participate in a Yale retirement plan, all of your investments and planning can be managed on TIAA-CREF’s website. There you may review the investment lineup, review your portfolio, update your beneficiary designation, use online tools, and more.

Tools & Calculators

Use the following tools and calculators to find out if you are saving enough for retirement and answer important questions about your current savings strategy:

Retirement Advisor
Learn if you’re saving enough for the kind of retirement you want. By answering a few simple questions, you’ll receive a customized Retirement Action Plan.

Retirement Income Planner
Ten years or less from retirement? Explore your income options and how to help maximize your income payouts.

Retirement Goal Evaluator
This tool will help you determine the amount of your current salary you will be able to replace in retirement.

Saving and Investing Calculator
Do you know how much money you’ll need to meet your retirement income goals? Our calculator will help you estimate your salary replacement potential.