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Dates of Exams

BAR EXAM DATES & APPLICATION DEADLINES

The following is a list of the dates of the bar exam and the application filing periods. As a rule, the bar exam is always administered on the last Tuesday and Wednesday every February and July.

Dates of Bar Exam Application Filing Dates
July 30-31, 2019 April 1 - 30, 2019
February 25-26, 2020 November 1 - 30, 2019
October 5-6, 2020 TBD
February 23-24, 2021 November 1 - 30, 2020
July 27-28, 2021 April 1 - 30, 2021
February 22-23, 2022 November 1 - 30, 2021
July 26-27, 2022 April 1 - 30, 2022
February 21-22, 2023 November 1 - 30, 2022
July 25-26, 2023 April 1 - 30, 2023



NEW YORK LAW EXAM DATES & REGISTRATION DEADLINES

The following is a list of future dates of the NYLE and the filing deadlines. All deadlines are based on Eastern Time (ET).

Dates of NYLE Registration Deadline
Thursday, December 16, 2021 12:00PM ET Tuesday, November 16, 2021 11:59PM ET
Thursday, March 10, 2022 12:00PM ET Tuesday, February 8, 2022 11:59PM ET
Thursday, June 16, 2022 12:00PM ET Tuesday, May 17, 2022 11:59 PM ET
Thursday, September 22, 2022 12:00PM ET Tuesday, August 23, 2022 11:59PM ET
Thursday, December 15, 2022 12:00PM ET Tuesday, November 15, 2022 11:59PM ET
        

TEST ACCOMMODATIONS – APPLICATION DEADLINES (by receipt, NOT by postmark)

UBE Administration Test Accommodations Application Must Be Received By:
February November 30
July April 30


NYLE Administration New Applications for Test Accommodations Must Be Received By:
Thursday, December 16, 2021  Friday, September 17, 2021
Thursday, March 10, 2022 Friday, December 10, 2021
Thursday, June 16, 2022 Friday, March 18, 2022
Thursday, September 22, 2022 Friday, June 24, 2022
Thursday, December 15, 2022 Friday, September 16, 2022