New Jersey Bar Examination

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New Jersey Bar Examination
COVID-19 Information
Bar Examination Status Postponed, Supervised practice[1]
postponed until the fall

as of April 6, 2020

Administered by New Jersey Board of Bar Examiners
ABA-Approved Law School J.D. Required Yes
Graduate of foreign law school eligible to take the bar examination No
Winter Testing: February
Summer Testing: July
Requires Uniform Bar Examination (UBE)? Yes
UBE Minimum Passing Score 266
Maximum Age of Transferred UBE Score 3 years36.0 months <br />
Requires Multistate Bar Examination (MBE)? Yes
Accepts Multistate Bar Examination Transfers?
Requires Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)? Yes
Requires Multistate Performance Test (MPT)? Yes
Requires Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE)? Yes
MPRE Minimum Passing Score 75
First-Time Taker Pass Rate 70%
Repeat Taker Pass Rate 25%
Annual Test Takers Quantity 1446
NCBE profile link