New York Law Course and December 2021 New York Law Exam

In conjunction with the adoption of the Uniform Bar Examination (UBE), the State Board of Law Examiners was directed by the Court of Appeals to create an online course, known as the New York Law Course (NYLC), and an online, […]

Bar Exam Early Application Advantages for 1L and 2L Students

We are writing you early about Bar Exams because we want to alert you to possible discounts for early bar registration. This is strictly informational. No action is necessary at this time if you do not wish to take advantage […]

Bar Examination Accommodation Process

If you will seek accommodations for a bar exam, please see the helpful steps listed on our webpage.

Timeline for the New York State Bar Exam Application – July Exam

If you are considering a July NY Bar Exam please see our helpful application timeline.

Before Admission to the New York State Bar

Take the Uniform Bar Examination for New York State (UBE) (i.e. the Bar Exam that is administered on the last Tuesday and Wednesday of February and July.) The Uniform Bar Examination (UBE) was adopted by the New York Court of […]

New MPRE Test Accommodation Process Available November 1

Please see an important message from the MPRE Accommodations page.   “Important Update to the MPRE Test Accommodations Application Process NCBE is excited to announce that on November 1, it will launch a new online MPRE test accommodations application. The […]

Before Admission to Any State Bar: The Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE)

Before admission to a state bar: You will need to take the Bar Exam for that jurisdiction.  In addition to the Bar Exam, some jurisdictions require you to pass the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE). Check the MPRE website for detailed […]

General Bar Exam Information

As you begin to plan for bar exams in various jurisdictions please visit our Bar Exam page.  Please keep in mind the general points listed below: For information about state bar examinations, visit the American Bar Association website. For information about […]

FERPA Annual Notice and Reminder Regarding Access to Student Information

FERPA Annual Notice The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) works to maintain your privacy as a student. With that, you may need to access or amend your records, review how the FERPA discloses personal identifiable information, or find […]

November 2021 MPRE : Registration Deadline Sept. 17

Please see the below information from the MPRE Registration page:  “Dates and Deadlines MPRE registration is a multi-step process. You must complete the NCBE portion of the registration process, schedule your test appointment with Pearson VUE, and pay the test fee […]

Spring 2021 Course and Faculty Evaluations

Spring 2021 course and faculty evaluations are now available. They can be accessed at Please note that if a course had one-third or more IP grades, the course evaluations are not available.

Update on 3L Bar Certification and JD Academic Honors Computation

Thank you for your patience. NY Bar certifications are almost done. However, we continue to graduate and certify students for the various bar exams. Second-year JD Academic Honors (i.e., Butler, Allen, and Mckay ) have been computed, and Academic Services […]

Questions about 3L Bar Certification and JD Academic Honors?

Questions about 3L Bar Certification and JD Academic Honors? Thank you for your patience.  We continue to graduate and certify students for the various bar exams.   While most upper–level grades have been received, there are few outstanding.  We anticipate […]

August 2021 MPRE International Site Testing Opportunities

NCBE will offer a limited number of international site testing opportunities to take the MPRE in August 2021 for candidates who are unable to travel to the United States. These will be offered at authorized international Pearson VUE Professional Centers […]

NY Board of Law Examiners Answers Questions/ Remember to apply for the NY Bar Exam

NY Board of Law Examiners Answers QuestionsOn Monday, April 19, from 1-2 pm, Ms. Kenefick from the New York Board of Law Examiners will join us via zoom to answer questions about the NY Bar exam. All graduating students taking […]

NYS Bar Application Deadlines

The Uniform Bar Examination (UBE) application will open online on Monday, April 1st and the deadline is Tuesday April 30th at 11:59 p.m. for the July 2019 exam. We suggest you complete your application during the week and during business […]

July 2021 NY Bar Examination will be Remote

The following notice has been added to the NY Board of Law Examiner’s website about the July 2021 NY Bar Exam.  The NY Board of Law Examiners will publish additional details when available. JULY 2021 BAR EXAMINATION On February 2, […]

December 4: Deadline to Drop a Course without a WD

The deadline for upper-year students to drop a fall 2020 class is 4:45 pm on Friday, December 4. Important items: Follow the remote drop process detailed on our website. See the section titled “Dropping A Course After the Courses System […]

Fall 2020 Final Exam Information

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fall 2020 exams will be remote. The majority of fall 2020 exams will be completed on the Law School’s Take-Home Exam System (THES). We are also conducting a small Exam4 Remote Pilot Program. The Exam4 […]

February 2021 Bar Examination

The New York Court of Appeals announced on October 21, 2020 that because the threat posed by the pandemic has not abated sufficiently to conduct in-person testing of large numbers of applicants the Court has determined that New York will […]

February 2021 NY Bar Exam – Apply by November 15, 2020

For students planning to take the February 2021 NY Bar exam please see this important application deadline information from the New York Board of Law Examiners. “February 2021 examination, registration will proceed on a rolling basis.The first application filing […]

NY Bar – February 2021 Exam – Apply for Testing Accommodations by November 30, 2020

Please see below from the NY Board of Law Examiners regarding Accommodations for the February 2021 bar exam: NOTICE TO CANDIDATES SEEKING TEST ACCOMMODATIONS ON THE FEBRUARY 2021 EXAM “Individuals with disabilities who are permitted to apply for the […]