Teacher Retirement

Louisiana education professionals are enrolled in the Teachers Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL), the state's largest public retirement system providing services and benefits to more than 160,000 individuals. Founded in 1936, TRSL is a governmental defined benefit plan qualified under Section 401(a) of the Internal Revenue Code as a public trust fund to provide retirement benefits for its members. For more information, go to

TRSL has a 
Member Access portal offering active retirement system members and retirees secure, online access to their account information—making it easier for them to plan for their financial futures. Here are two links that might help you in the process of taking advantage of this important resource:

Member Access Login

How to Register for Member Access

Check out a few links to information on ongoing teacher retirement issues in Louisiana:

New Return to Work Laws

The False Pension Crisis


What Kind of Pension Plan is Better for Educators?