July 2020 Bar Exam Status by Jurisdiction
Table last updated June 4, 2020, 7:58 am (CDT)
The following table shows the current status of the July 2020 bar exam in each jurisdiction. For this information in map format and a list of jurisdiction announcements in alphabetical order, see July 2020 Bar Exam: Jurisdiction Information.
Note: Jurisdictions continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely. While the information provided here is current as of the posting date, this information is subject to change as jurisdictions adjust their plans according to the evolving situation. You are strongly advised to consult with the jurisdiction’s bar admissions agency directly for the most current information.
|Bar Exam Date||Jurisdictions||Remotely Administered Exam||Expansion/Adoption of Supervised/Provisional Practice Rule||Diploma Privilege Option|
(Jurisdictions administering in July AND a fall date are listed further below.)
|Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico*
One-day exam only:
Indiana (July 28), Michigan (July 28)
|Indiana, Michigan, Nevada||Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Indiana, Missouri, South Dakota, Wyoming|
|Sept. 9–10||Alaska, California, Delaware (Sept. 9-11), District of Columbia, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont
Administering on Sept. 9-10 only if needed:
Iowa, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina
|Georgia, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania|
|Sept. 30–Oct. 1||Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Utah, Virgin Islands
Administering on Sept. 30-Oct. 1 only if needed:
|Colorado, Connecticut, Massachusetts||Utah|
|July exam postponed; date to be announced||New Mexico, Rhode Island|
|July AND Sept. 9–10||Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, Texas (Sept. 9-11), Washington
|July AND Sept. 30–Oct. 1||Kentucky, Tennessee||Tennessee|
|Custom date(s)||Louisiana (one-day exam only, offered on two dates: July 27 and Oct. 10)||Louisiana (remote exam offered as an option in addition to in-person exam)|
* The exam in Puerto Rico is traditionally administered in September.