State University Police

Exams Included on This Announcement
26-133 University Police Officer 1-Downstate $50,610 G-14
26-134 University Police Officer 1-Downstate (Various Language Proficiencies) $50,610 G-14
26-135 University Police Officer 1-Upstate $50,610 G-14
26-136 University Police Officer 1-Upstate (Various Language Proficiencies) $50,610 G-14

Duties: Police Officers with State University of New York are responsible for enforcing State Laws  in around State college campuses.. 

Starting Salary :  $50,610 per year.

Deadline to apply:  October 05, 2016


On or before November 19, 2016, you must have successfully completed 60 semester credit hours of college-level study.

If you expect to meet the educational requirements by June 30, 2017, you can be admitted to the written test but you cannot be considered for appointment until you submit proof of successful completion of the educational requirements to the appointing State University of New York campus.


Either 1. two years of active military service with an honorable discharge may be substituted for 30 of the 60 college semester credit hours; indicate dates and branch of service in the experience portion of the application;

Or 2. successful completion of a New York State Municipal Police Training Council approved Pre-Employment Training Program and eligibility to complete the second phase of such training program that has not lapsed may be substituted for 30 of the 60 college semester credit hours; please indicate the school attended and the date of completion in the license/certification portion of the application.

Applications can be  ELECTRONICALLY filed.

Requirements to be appointed:

(1) U.S. Citizenship required

(2) Must have a background investigation

(3) Must have a valid State Driver’s License

(4) You must be at least 20 years of age at time of appointment and not older than 35 years as of the date when the applicant takes the written examination.

(5)New York State residency at the time of appointment, but not required for taking the test.

(6) Additional requirements required to be hired.

Work Location:

Vacancies exist throughout the state. 

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Test Guide

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