Louisiana Department of State Civil Service Job Seekers

TESTING UPDATE: Effective 7/26/21, masks are required in all state buildings regardless of vaccination status.


TESTING NOTICE: Saturday Testing sessions will resume at the Delgado Community College – City Park Campus on August 14, 2021. Please visit the Test Locations page for future dates.

The last date to take the LEAPS (9500) exam will be July 30, 2021. From July 31 through September 14, 2021, applicants who do not have active LEAPS (9500) grades will not be able to obtain a 9500 test score.

For more information on the implementation of the new Protective Services Exam (PSE), please see General Circular 2021-023 or contact 225-925-1911.

* Please note that children, age 12 and under, cannot be left unattended in the Testing and Recruiting Center building during test sessions.

If you require an ADA accommodation, please contact our office at (225) 925-1911 or Toll Free: (866) 783-5462 during business hours for additional assistance.

Have questions about the tests or test process? Check out the Frequently Asked Questions section for further information. Should you need further information concerning State Civil Service tests, please call (225) 925-1911.

Contact Testing and Recruiting Center

Julie Ryan | Division Administrator | Julie.Ryan@La.Gov

Peter Harris | Testing Assistant Administrator | Peter.Harris@La.Gov