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Home > Faculty & Staff > Human Resources > Benefits > Savings for Retirement > 403(b) and 457 Information > 403(b) or 457 Account Setup (By Phone)

TSA Numbers for 403(b) and 457 Carriers

Use the numbers below to begin the process of establishing a 403(b) or 457 account. Most of the work necessary to set up these accounts will involve one of these carriers. To find out what's involved in setting up one of these accounts, go to the 403(b) or 457 "Frequently Asked Questions" section.

457 Account

Virginia Retirement System
ING Service Vendor
877.327.5261

403(b) Vendors

VALIC
800.892.5558 (x88886)
College Representatives
Greg Speier 703.727.9200 (cell)

TIAA-CREF
800.842.2733, Ext. 2888 (main office)
877.842.4833 (MEA calculation number)
Local TIAA-CREF Representative 
N. Trey Brown 703.460.7111

Met Life
Regional Office
6700 Alexander Bell Drive, #115
Columbia, MD 21046
800.446.1615