Testing Information


COVID-19 UPDATE: State Civil Service is now conducting walk-in testing. Click here for the latest information.

HURRICANE ZETA: Due to the potential impacts of Hurricane Zeta, the Louisiana Department of State Civil Service and the Baton Rouge Testing and Recruiting Center will close at noon on Wednesday, October 28. There will be NO afternoon testing session on that day.

The Opelousas, West Monroe, and Shreveport Saturday Testing Centers have resumed testing. Please check the Test Schedule for dates.

Due to the ongoing recovery efforts in Southwest Louisiana, the Lake Charles Saturday Testing Center is CLOSED until further notice.

The New Orleans Saturday Testing Center remains CLOSED until further notice.

State Civil Service will continue to monitor the developments and safety recommendations related to COVID-19 and provide updates. Please continue to check our website and social media platforms for updates and/or changes to the situation.

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.