Uniform Bar Exam
Massachusetts Policies, Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) beginning July 1, 2018
|First UBE Administration||July 2018|
|Minimum passing UBE score||270 or higher|
|Date Massachusetts will begin accepting transferred-in UBE scores||July 1, 2018|
|Maximum age of acceptable UBE transfer scores||36 months|
February 2017 Bar Exam:
Exam Dates: Wednesday, February 22 and Thursday, February 23, 2017
Locations: Boston: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC)
Springfield: Western New England University School of Law
Email Notice One: The first email for the February 2017 bar exam was sent January 6, 2017. Applicants should check their inbox for this email which contains important information regarding the upcoming exam. Email Notice Two, to include important information regarding seating assignments for the February 2017 bar exam, will be sent in late January.
Application Deadline: Registration for the February 2017 bar exam is closed. Click here to review the prior Bar Exam Application and Filing Instructions.
For more information, see Massachusetts Bar Admission FAQs
July 2016 Bar Exam Results:
The applicants listed on the July 2016 Bar Exam Pass List include all applicants that have passed the written portion of the July 2016 bar examination. To view results and statistics by law school, visit Bar Exam Results & Post Bar Information .
July 2017 Bar Exam:
Please note Boston venue change: For the July 2017 bar exam only, the Boston bar exam will be held at the World Trade Center in the Boston Seaport district. The Springfield exam site will remain at the Western New England University. Additional information regarding the July exam will be available in March 2017.
|Future Exam Dates||Test Dates|
|February 2017||February 22-23, 2017|
|July 2017||July 26-27, 2017|
|February 2018||February 28- March 1, 2018|