Bar Exam Results by Jurisdiction

July/September/October 2020 Bar Exam

Table last updated December 3, 2020, 8:43 am (CST)

The table below lists percentage pass rates for the July/September/October 2020 bar exam as reported by each jurisdiction. Data will be added as jurisdictions release their results. Jurisdiction announcements, when available, are accessible by clicking on the jurisdiction name.

Due to COVID-19, many jurisdictions postponed administration of the July exam to September or October, some offering remote exams, and some offering two exam administration dates. (For jurisdictions offering two exam dates, each date is shown in a separate row.) For a list of jurisdiction decisions about the July 2020 exam, see July 2020 Bar Exam: Jurisdiction Information.

JurisdictionExam Date(s)Exam Pass RateResults Release Date
Alabama (exam #1) July 2829 71.1% September 25
Alabama (exam #2) Sept. 30Oct. 1  29.1%  November 13
Alaska Sept. 910    
Arizona (exam #1) July 2829 81% October 9
Arizona (exam #2) Oct. 56    
Arkansas July 2829 80.5% September 4
California Oct. 56    
Colorado July 2829 78% October 8
Connecticut Oct. 56    
Delaware July 2020 exam CANCELED    
District of Columbia Oct. 56    
Florida Oct. 13 71.7% November 20
Georgia Oct. 56    
Hawaii Sept. 910    
Idaho (exam #1) July 2829 76.7% September 16
Idaho (exam #2) Oct. 56    
Illinois Oct. 5    
Indiana Aug. 4 78% October 2
Iowa July 2829 83% September 11
Kansas (exam #1) July 2829 (Pass rate not published)  
Kansas (exam #2) Sept. 910 (Pass rate not published)  
Kentucky Oct. 5    
Louisiana (exam #1) Aug. 24    
Louisiana (exam #2) Oct. 20    
Maine Sept. 30Oct. 1  86%  November 13
Maryland Oct. 5 70% November 30
Massachusetts Oct. 5    
Michigan July 28 68% October 27
Minnesota (exam #1) July 2829 90.70% October 5
Minnesota (exam #2) Sept. 910 67.71%  November 6 
Mississippi July 2829 78.9% September 10
Missouri July 2829 84.2% September 16
Montana July 2829 86% September 18
Nebraska (exam #1) July 2829 89% September 3
Nebraska (exam #2) Sept. 910    
Nevada Aug. 1112 64% October 29
New Hampshire Oct. 5 75% November 30
New Jersey Oct. 5    
New Mexico Sept. 910 89% October 16
New York Oct. 5    
North Carolina July 2829 83% August 31
North Dakota July 2829 76% September 8
Ohio Oct. 5 77.4% November 30
Oklahoma July 2829 80% September 3
Oregon (exam #1) July 2829 93% September 25
Oregon (exam #2) Oct. 56    
Pennsylvania Oct. 57    
Rhode Island Sept. 30Oct. 1    
South Carolina July 2829 71.69% October 9
South Dakota July 2829 70.5% September 15
Tennessee Oct. 5    
Texas (exam #1) Sept. 910 76.66% November 4
Texas (exam #2) Oct. 56    
Utah Sept. 30Oct. 1    
Vermont Oct. 5    
Virginia (exam #1) July 2829 87.47% October 16
Virginia (exam #2) Sept. 10 75.51% November 20
Washington (exam #1) July 2829 85.9% September 12
Washington (exam #2) Sept. 910 37.8% October 17
West Virginia July 28–29 77% September 4
Wisconsin July 2829 69% September 2 
Wyoming (exam #1) July 2829 85% September 10
Wyoming (exam #2) Sept. 30Oct. 1    
Guam July 2020 exam CANCELED    
Northern Mariana Islands July 2829    
Palau July 2020 exam CANCELED    
Puerto Rico Nov. 14    
Virgin Islands Oct. 5