Applicants must be at least 21 years old as of the date of the application. Applicants also must not reach their 35th birthday prior to their Academy Class graduation date.
Applicants should be aware that the Division of State Police reserves the right to modify the Academy class schedule which may result in an Academy class graduating later than originally scheduled. In such case, some applicants may be disqualified for failing to meet the statutory age requirement.
Must be a United States citizen at the time of application.
Applicants must possess a current, valid driver’s license at the time of application.
Should you desire further information, contact the Division of State Police Selection Process Unit at
609-882-2000, extension 2814, 2816, or 2825. Visit our web site at www.njsp.org. New Jersey residency is required upon graduation from the Academy.