Effective Friday, Feb. 1, employee retirement inquiries and counseling will be transferred to the Retirement Administration Service Center (RASC) at the University of California. The center is located at the UC offices in Oakland. It supports members of the University as they transition into retirement. U.C Berkeley is currently using RASC and has over a 90% satisfaction rate. The Lab Benefits website will be updated with RASC contact information on Feb. 1.