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News and Announcements

  March 2015

NCBE's website will be unavailable due to systems maintenance on Monday March 15 from 9:00 am to 9:30 am Central Time.


  February 2014

Effective with the February 2015 bar exam, Negotiable Instruments (Uniform Commercial Code Article 3 and the excerpts of Article 4, Bank Collections) will no longer be tested on the Multistate Essay Examination (MEE).


  October 2013

NCBE has released a new MBE Online Practice Exam. NCBE now offers four MBE Online Practice Exams available for unlimited use with the purchase of a one-year subscription. Available at the NCBE Study Aids Store.


  September 2013

Effective with the February 2015 bar exam, Civil Procedure will appear on the Multistate Bar Examination (MBE). Read more...


  September 2013

Effective with the February 2015 bar exam, the Multistate Essay Examination (MEE) Federal Civil Procedure subject matter outline will be modified. Read more...


Upcoming Exam Dates

July 28, 2015
Multistate Essay Examination (MEE)

July 28, 2015
Multistate Performance Test (MPT)

July 29, 2015
Multistate Bar Examination (MBE)

March 28, 2015
Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE)*

*For more information, see the MPRE Test Dates, Deadlines, and Fees page


Statistics on bar examinations and admissions in all U.S. jurisdictions grouped by calendar year are available for download on the Bar Examination and Admission Statistics page.


The Bar Examiner

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