The New York State Board of Law Examiners ,Corporate Plaza, Building 3 – 254 Washington Avenue Extension Albany, NY 12203-5195

 
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Phone Hours: Monday - Friday 8:45am – 4:45pm Eastern Time

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
February 21-22, 2017 November 1-30, 2016
July 25-26, 2017 April 1-30, 2017
February 27-28, 2018 November 1-30, 2017
July 24-25, 2018 April 1-30, 2018
February 26-27, 2019 November 1-30, 2018
July 30-31, 2019 April 1-30, 2019


NEW YORK LAW EXAM DATES & REGISTRATION DEADLINES

The following is a list of future dates of the NYLE and the filing deadlines.

Dates of NYLE Registration Deadline
September 14, 2017 12:00PM August 15, 2017 11:59PM
December 14, 2017 12:00PM November 14, 2017 11:59PM
March 22, 2018 12:00PM February 20, 2018 11:59PM
June 14, 2018 12:00PM May 15, 2018 11:59PM
September 27, 2018 12:00PM August 28, 2018 11:59PM
December 20, 2018 12:00PM November 20, 2018 11:59PM