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Upcoming Exam Dates

The February 2017 Bar Exam application will be available online on August 15, 2016. The first deadline is October 1, 2016 and the final deadline is December 1, 2016. No exceptions!


July 2016 Grade Release

Grades for the July 2016 Nevada Bar Examination are available.


Swearing-In Ceremony Information for the July 2016 Bar Exam

The July 2016 Admission Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. in Reno and on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. in Las Vegas.


Fee Changes

Notice: Effective July 30, 2015, the NCBE’s fee for MBE score verification increased from $25 to $50. The state bar’s fee remains at $12.50 for this service.

Notice: Effective with the July 2016 Bar Exam, the computer fee will be $150.


February 2017 Nevada Bar Exam – Applications

The February 2017 Nevada Bar Exam will be held February 21-23, 2017 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  Applications will be available on-line on August 15, 2016.  The first deadline (with no late fee imposed) is October 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm PT.   A late fee of $550 is imposed from October 2, 2016 through December 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm PT, which is the final deadline.  There are no exceptions! See Notice to February 2017 Bar Applicants.

February 2017 Nevada Bar Exam-Notice to Appear

Model Answers

The State Bar of Nevada offers model answers from the past several bar exams for applicants to review online. For more information please visit our Model Answers page

Graduates of Non-ABA Law Schools

The Admissions pages include information for foreign-educated applicants, and other non-ABA law graduates, seeking a Functional Equivalency Certification.