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You can open your account in just a few minutes.

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Already a customer?

Current TIAA-CREF customers please login with the button below:

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If you’re new to TIAA-CREF, start by creating an ID and password.

Create a User ID and Password

Want TIAA-CREF professionals to manage your account?

Call us first at 800 927-3059 or have a Managed Account Specialist contact you.

Before You Begin

Information you’ll need:

  • Employer’s name and address
  • Account statement(s) from current provider


  • Social Security Numbers for all account holders

Need help?

Speak with a TIAA-CREF consultant at 800 927-3059
Monday thru Friday
8am - 7pm (ET)