Educational Benefits for Management/Confidential Employees

Contact: Governor's Office of Employee Relations

Public Service Workshops Program

Website: Public Service Workshops Program (PSWP)External Icon

The PSWP provides development workshops through a network of public and private colleges. Workshops are tailored to meet both individual and agency training goals. Programs include online CLE courses. For information, go to Icon

Registration for these classes is through the Statewide Learning Management System (SLMS).

SUNY Employees log in using the SUNY Portal (Directions for logging in using the SUNY PortalPDF IconExternal Icon ). In the Employee Services Portal, click the tab to E-Business Services and then click the link for SLMS - Statewide Learning Management System (see below for SLMS instructions)

For help logging in, contact the SLMS Help Desk at 518-473-8087, Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM, or email at

M/C Tuition Reimbursement Program

The M/C Tuition Reimbursement ProgramExternal Icon provides financial support for approved educational activities on a reimbursement basis. Eligible employees are reimbursed at the rate of 75 percent, up to a maximum annual fiscal year reimbursement of $2,000. Employees can submit applications for programs beginning between April 1, 2016 through March 31, 2017.

Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement Program

The Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement Program reimburses eligible M/C employees up to $600 for certification and licensure examinations taken from April 1, 2016 through March 31, 2017. For additional information and the program guidelines, please go to the GOER website at: Icon