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Examinations and Eligible Lists


New York State employees.


Learn about examinations announcements, eligible lists and how they apply to you.


  • Different types of eligible lists
  • Effects of accepting or declining opportunities from an eligible list
  • Capabilities of the online Eligible List Management System (ELMS), how to view the list(s) you are on and manage your preferences
  • Timelines for lists and how lists are used

Available Format(s):

Recorded webinar available here or on the Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS). Please note, if you are viewing this webinar as part of a training curriculum, please log into SLMS to view the webinar.

In person workshops are also available and held upon agency request. Agency Human Resource Offices should call or e-mail CMO to request a workshop.