Register for MyNYSHIP
Create an Account & Request an Activation Code
To register for MyNYSHIP, you must create an account and request an activation code by going towww.cs.ny.gov
⇒Go towww.cs.ny.gov → Benefit Programs → NYSHIP ONLINE → Choose “I am a New York State Active Employee”
⇒Select Your Group → Choose Your Plan → Finish
⇒ Select MyNYSHIP Employee Self-Service → “Don’tHave an Account?” → “Personal” → “Sign up for Personal NY.gov ID”
⇒Enter your first name, last name, email, preferred username → Create Account.
Activate Your Account
You will receive an email to activate your account.
⇒Please select 3 questions and answers before moving on to continue.
⇒Enter your last name, social security number, zip code, date of birth.
⇒Once you activate your account, an activation code will be sent to your home address
within 3 – 5 business days.
If you are unable to register for MyNYSHIP, please call 631-632-6180.
Enrolling in Health Insurance Using MyNYSHIP:
Enter Info into MyNYSHIP System
When you receive the activation code, you may request enrollment in a health insurance
plan by entering the following information into the health insurance system:
⇒ Choice of Plan
⇒ Individual or Family Coverage
⇒ If family coverage is requested, add the dependents name, social security number,
relationship, gender, date of birth, and address if different than the employee
⇒ Election to participate in or decline Pre-Tax Contribution Program
⇒ An e-mail address if you would like to be notified when your enrollment request is
Once you have made your election, email firstname.lastname@example.org to notify the benefits office you have made your elections and your enrollment is
ready for review.
Navigating NYSHIP Online
NYSHIP Online (www.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits) is designed to provide you with targeted
information about your NYSHIP benefits. Use this flyer as a guide to logging in and
navigating the site
NYSHIP ONLINE GUIDE