New York Bar Exam Dates

When is the New York Bar Exam Given?

DatesThe New York Bar Exam dates are established by the New York Board of Bar Examiners.  The Board administers the New York State Bar Exam twice each year. The exam is given on the last Wednesday and preceding Tuesday of each February and July.

Upcoming New York Bar Exam Dates

  • July 28-29, 2020 (rescheduled for fall date to be determined)
  • February 23-24, 2021
  • July 27-28, 2021
  • February 22-23, 2022
  • July 26-27, 2022
  • February 21-22, 2023
  • July 25-26, 2023

Additional New York Bar Exam Information