New York Bar Examination information 2018

New York Bar Examination information 2018

Postby ProBono & Externship » Fri Sep 01, 2017 12:52 pm

To be admitted to practice in New York State, you must pass the:

1. Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE)
: pass with a score of 85 within three years of admission; and

2. New York Law Course (NYLC)
: complete online thirty (30) days before registering for the New York State Law Exam (NYLE); and

3. New York Law Exam (NYLE)
: take online and pass with a score of at least 30 out of 50; and

4. Uniform Bar Examination (UBE
): take in July or February (after you graduate) and pass with a score of 266 or more; and

5. Application for Admission to Practice
: complete the Character & Fitness process.

Dates and Deadlines for theMultistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE)

Registration for 2018 MPRE test dates will open on Monday, December 18, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2018
January 26, 2018 - regular registration deadline ($95 fee)
February 2, 2018 - late registration deadline ($190 fee)

Saturday, August 12, 2018
June 22, 2018 - regular registration deadline ($95 fee)
June 29, 2018 - late registration deadline ($190 fee)

Saturday, November 4, 2018
September 14, 2018 - regular registration deadline ($95 fee)
September 21, 2018 - late registration deadline ($190 fee)

Registere at: http://www.ncbex.org/exams/mpre/registration/

New York Law Course (NYLC) and New York Law Examination (NYLE) Dates and Deadlines

The deadline to register for the New York Law Exam (NYLE) is thirty days before the exam. You must complete the fifteen (15) hour New York Law Course (NYLC) to be eligible to register for the exam by that deadline.

The NYLE is a fifty (50) question, right answer, multiple-choice examination given on a particular Thursday at noon, using Examsoft. It is an open book examination based on the New York Law Course. A passing score is thirty (30) out of fifty (50) correct. You receive your score within a few weeks after the exam.

Dates of NYLE: September 14, 2017 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline: closed

Dates of NYLE: December 14, 2017 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline: November 14, 2017 11:59 pm

Dates of NYLE: March 22, 2018 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline:February 20, 2018 11:59 pm

Dates of NYLE: June 14, 2018 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline: May 15, 2018 11:59 pm

Dates of NYLE: September 27, 2018 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline:August 28, 2018 11:59 pm

Dates of NYLE: December 20, 2018 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline:November 20, 2018 11:59 pm

Register at: https://www.newyorklawcourse.org/

You may take the NYLC and NYLE up to one year before and three years after the first time, you sit for the second day of the UBE. So, do not take this course and exam before your 3L year!

You must complete all requirements approximately six weeks before your admission date or you will NOT be admitted.

Third & Fourth Departments (upstate) must pass NYLE by September administration (after you graduate) for January admission (July bar exam); or March administration for June admission (February bar exam) or you will have to wait six months to the next admission ceremony!

Dates and Deadlines for the New York Bar Examination (UBE)

BAR EXAM: February 27-28, 2018
Application Filing Dates: November 1-30, 2017

BAR EXAM: July 24-25, 2018
Application Filing Dates: April 1-30, 2018

BAR EXAM: February 26-27, 2019
Application Filing Dates: November 1-30, 2018

BAR EXAM: July 30-31, 2019
Application Filing Dates: April 1-30, 2019

NO late applications are permitted!

Register at: https://www.nybarapply.org/intro.aspx
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