July 2020 Bar Exam Status by Jurisdiction table  |  Score Transfer Agreements for October Remote Exam table

July 2020 Bar Exam Status by Jurisdiction

Table last updated September 24, 2020, 11:21 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.

A table listing which jurisdictions administering the October 5-6 remote exam are accepting scores earned on the remote exam from other jurisdictions is at the bottom of this page.

The following jurisdictions have denied petitions or requests for an emergency diploma privilege during the COVID-19 crisis: Alaska, California, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, MarylandMinnesota, Missouri, MontanaNebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee.

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 DateJurisdictionsRemotely Administered ExamExpansion/Adoption of Supervised/Provisional Practice RuleDiploma Privilege Option
July 28–29 

 

(NOTE: Jurisdictions administering in July AND a fall date are listed further below.) 

Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Michigan (one-day exam, July 28), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Northern Mariana Islands
Michigan Arkansas, Colorado, Missouri, Montana, South Dakota  

Sept. 9–10 

(NOTE: Jurisdictions administering on Sept. 9–10 AND an additional fall date are listed further below.) 

Alaska, Hawaii, New Mexico


   Alaska  
Sept. 30–Oct. 1  Maine, Rhode Island, Utah
    Utah (order)
Oct. 5–6 California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania (three-day exam, Oct. 5-7)Tennessee, Vermont, Virgin Islands California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, Virgin Islands California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont District of Columbia (order)
July AND Sept. 9–10 Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, Virginia (one-day exam, Sept. 10), Washington
 
  Minnesota, Virginia, Washington Washington (order)
July AND Sept. 30-Oct. 1 Alabama, Wyoming   Alabama, Wyoming  
July AND Oct. 5–6 Arizona, Idaho, Oregon Arizona, Idaho, Oregon (Oct. 5-6 remote exam offered as an option in addition to in-person July exam for Arizona, Idaho, and Oregon)  Arizona Oregon (order)
Sept. 9-10 AND Oct. 5–6 Texas Texas (Oct. 5-6 remote exam offered as an option in addition to in-person Sept. exam)    
Custom date(s) Florida (Oct. 13), Indiana (Aug. 4), Louisiana (Aug. 24 or Oct. 10), Nevada (Aug. 11-12), Puerto Rico (Nov. 14) Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Nevada 
Florida, Indiana, Nevada Louisiana (press release and order)
2020 exam canceled Delaware, Guam, Palau    Delaware, Guam  

 

Score Transfer Agreements for October Remote Exam

The following table lists the jurisdictions administering the October remote exam and the other jurisdictions administering the October remote exam from which they are accepting score transfers.

Table last updated August 26, 2020, 3:38 pm (CDT)

JurisdictionJurisdictions from Which Accepting Score Transfers
Arizona  
California  
Connecticut District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
District of Columbia Connecticut, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Georgia  
Idaho  
Illinois Connecticut, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Kentucky Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Maryland Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Massachusetts Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
New Hampshire Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
New Jersey Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
New York Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Ohio Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Oregon Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Vermont
Pennsylvania  
Tennessee Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont
Texas Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont
Vermont Connecticut, District of Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee
Virgin Islands