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State Examinations Scheduled in May 2020 Postponed

Please be advised that all State civil service examinations scheduled for the following dates have been postponed:

  • May 16, 2020
  • May 17, 2020

All impacted candidates will be notified of an alternate test date.

Note: This notification does not apply to civil service examinations administered by local governments. To check the status of a local civil service examination, please contact your local civil service agency.

Questions regarding State civil service examinations should be directed to the New York State Department of Civil Service at 518-457-2487 in the Albany area or toll free at 1-877-697-5627 for the rest of the state.