Filing Deadlines and Exam Dates

The Bar Exam is held on the last Tuesday and Wednesday of February and July.

Filing Deadlines for July:

Deadlines for First Time Applicants
Regular Filing Deadline: April 1 Filing Fee: $250
Late Filing Deadline: April 15 Filing Fee: $500
Deadlines for Re-Exam Time Applicants
Regular Filing Deadline: May 30 Filing Fee: $250
Late Filing Deadline: June 15 Filing Fee: $500

 

Filing Deadlines for February:

Deadlines for First Time Applicants
Regular Filing Deadline: November 15 Filing Fee: $250
Late Filing Deadline: November 30 Filing Fee: $500
Deadlines for Re-Exam Time Applicants
Regular Filing Deadline: December 15 Filing Fee: $250
Late Filing Deadline: December 30 Filing Fee: $500

 

***Please note filing deadlines are the days listed above even if the dates fall on a weekend.  You have until 11:59pm Eastern Daylight Time to complete the application and upload required documents in order for your application to be accepted.  Any part of the required application (including uploads) that are not submitted by the deadline will incur late fees or dismissal of your application.