CalSTRS Retirement Counseling

Individual counseling appointments are available to all certificated school employees who are members of STRS.  Counseling services provide information about the retirement, disability, and survivor benefits available through  CalSTRS retirement system.  The following services are available:

Forms Drop Off

  • Only Completed forms are received at the main field office in Costa Mesa

Individual In-Person Retirement Benefit Counseling Appointments

  • These limited appointments must be scheduled by the calling the main phone number.
  • For your convenience, you may schedule your appointment at any of our Orange County locations


  • Visit the CalSTRS website to see the next available workshop in your area.
  • Click here to see the types of workshops available CalSTRS Workshops.pdfCalSTRS Workshops.pdf  

Member self-scheduling is now available online by visiting 

or call the main field office at 714-966-4251 to schedule an appointment. 

Location Address ​Telephone ​Services Offered ​Hours of Operations
Main Field Office
  Orange ​County Department of Education

200 Kalmus Drive

Costa Mesa, CA 92626


Form Drop Off location

Scheduled  Appointments Only

M-F 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed for lunch

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Fullerton Location

Fullerton Elementary School District

1401 W. Valencia Drive

Fullerton, CA 92833



Appointments Only


Garden Grove Location​

Garden Grove Unified School District

10331 Stanford Avenue

Garden Grove, CA 92840​



Appointments Only

Laguna Hills Location​

Saddleback Valley Educators Office

25201 Paseo De Alicia​, Suite 150

Laguna Hills, CA 92653




Appointments Only​

Sacramento Location​

California State Teachers Retirement System

P O Box 15275

Sacramento, CA 95851-0275


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Appointments Only 


8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visit the CalSTRS website to view and print current Forms and Publications