News and Notifications
This area is designed to keep you up-to-date on information that is important to you as a current, future or retired employee of New York State.
- State Civil Service Testing on Saturday & Sunday, December 5 & 6, 2015
- Privacy Protection Resources
- Veterans Credits Information
Due to the large number of candidates for State civil service examinations scheduled for the December 5, 2015 test date, the Department of Civil Service must extend testing to Sunday, December 6, 2015. Accordingly, candidates may be scheduled for testing on either Saturday, December 5, or Sunday, December 6, 2015, as specified on the examination announcements. Candidates are directed to report to the test center on the date and time shown on their Admission Notice. These dates are assigned; candidates may not choose between the two test dates.
Religious Observance: If you cannot take the test on the date shown on your Admission Notice due to a religious observance or practice, call 518-474-6470 in the Albany area or toll free at 1-877-697-5627 to request alternate arrangements.
If You Do Not Receive Your Admission Notice: If you have not received your notice to appear for the written test three days before the date of the test, call 518-474-6470 in the Albany area or toll free at 1-877-697-5627.