Retirees seated at a table during a reception.

Resources for Retirees

APL’s reputation for excellence was forged by the many individuals who spent their careers at the Laboratory. We are proud that these former staffers remain vital and important members of the APL community. Their ideas, hard work, and dedication are carried forward in the many innovations made at the Laboratory over the past decades—advances that have expanded our knowledge and made our nation safer.

Contact Information for Retirees

Report Address Changes
Staff Benefits Office
(Cannot be reported over the phone)

Retirees Homecoming
Public Affairs

APL Recreation Office
Open Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
240-228-8933 or 443-778-8933

Questions about Retirement Plans
Vanguard Participant Services
  -- or --  
Staff Benefits Office
240-228-2199 or

Death and Survivor Benefit Questions
Staff Benefits Office
240-228-2199 or

Benefits Billing Questions
General Accounting Office
240-228-5657 or 443-778-5657

Benefits Coverage Questions
Staff Benefits Office
240-228-2199 or

1-800-718-7204 (option 2, option 1)

Delta Dental

MetLife Vision PPO
1-800-718-7204 (option 2, option 4)

APL Advances

APL Advances is a monthly newsletter from APL that shares the Lab’s recent advancements and critical contributions via email. Subscribers who are APL retirees will receive an “In Memoriam” section in the newsletter once every few months. If you are a retiree and would like to receive APL Advances, please use the form below.

Please note that filling out the form will only add your information to (or update your information with) the Lab’s email newsletter. Retirees who wish to update or change their information for other communications from the Lab, such as event invitations, will also need to contact APL’s Staff Benefits Office using the contact information provided above.