Test Dates, Deadlines, and Fees

The 2015 MPRE test dates are March 28, August 15, and November 7. Registration opens on Monday, December 15, 2014.

Report to your assigned test center at 8:30 a.m.


Test Date*

Regular Registration Deadline ($80)

Late Registration Deadline** ($160)

Sat., March 29, 2014

February 4, 2014

February 20, 2014

Sat., August 9, 2014

June 17, 2014

July 3, 2014

Sat., November 1, 2014

September 10, 2014

September 25, 2014

* Saturday Sabbath Observers: If your religious beliefs preclude you from taking the MPRE on a Saturday, then you may apply with LSAC to take the exam on the following Monday. To request to take the exam on Monday, you must provide a letter on official stationery from your cleric confirming your affiliation with a recognized religious entity that observes its Sabbath throughout the year on Saturday. The letter must be received by LSAC by the late registration deadline or you will not be allowed to test. 

** ADA Accommodations Requests: All ADA accommodations requests must be RECEIVED by the late registration deadline; NO exceptions.

Registration Deadlines

Online registrations must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on the late registration deadline. Telephone registrations must be completed by 4:45 p.m. eastern time on the late registration deadline. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after the late registration deadline. Applicants must have an NCBE Number in order to register for the MPRE. Please see Register for the MPRE for more information. 

Registration Fees

The MPRE fee for applications received on or before the regular receipt deadline is $80. The MPRE fee for applications received after the regular receipt deadline but before the late receipt deadline is $160. The MPRE fee must be paid by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover only) or by e-check. All fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable. There is no provision for makeup testing.

The email confirmation of registration includes the fees paid and serves as a fee receipt. Separate fee receipts are not provided. 

The application fee entitles you to receive a score report and to have a score report sent to the board of bar examiners of the jurisdiction you designate in your registration application. You may request additional score reports after the examination through MPRE Score Services.