How Do I Review My OPM File?

Your OPM file can be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection.
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Electronic Office of Personnel Management files are the electronic versions of the paper OPM folders maintained by United States government agencies. Your eOPM file, or eOPF (Electronic Official Personnel Folder), is stored online and protected by the login credentials you obtained after getting hired for your position at the government agency. If you want to review your OPM file, you can do so by logging on to the eOPF website.

Open a Web browser and navigate to the eOPF login page at

Type your eOPF ID and password in the spaces provided. If you have forgotten your eOPF ID, click the "Forgot your eOPF ID?" link and follow the on-screen instructions. If you have forgotten your password, click the "Forgot your password?" link and follow the on-screen instructions.

Click the "Submit" button to log in to your eOPF account and review your electronic Office of Personnel Management file.

Alexander Poirier began writing professionally in 2005. He worked as the editor-in-chief of the literary magazine "Calliope," garnering the magazine two APEX Awards for excellence in publication. Poirer graduated from the University of the Pacific with a Bachelor of Arts in English.