Persons Taking and Passing the 2022 Bar Examination

NOTE: The following jurisdictions made modifications to their 2022 exams due to the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • Nevada administered its February 2022 exam remotely and did not administer the MBE.
  • Washington lowered its passing score from 270 to 266 for the February and July 2022 exams.

† Examinations in Puerto Rico are administered in March and September.* No February examination‡ July examination canceled

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  • Bar
    Bar Exam Fundamentals

    Addressing questions from conversations NCBE has had with legal educators about the bar exam.

  • Online
    Online Bar Admission Guide

    Comprehensive information on bar admission requirements in all US jurisdictions.

  • NextGen
    NextGen Bar Exam of the Future

    Visit the NextGen Bar Exam website for the latest news about the bar exam of the future.

  • BarNow
    BarNow Study Aids

    NCBE offers high-quality, affordable study aids in a mobile-friendly eLearning platform.

  • 2022
    2022 Year in Review

    NCBE’s annual publication highlights the work of volunteers and staff in fulfilling its mission.

  • 2022
    2022 Statistics

    Bar examination and admission statistics by jurisdiction, and national data for the MBE and MPRE.