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MISSOURI BOARD of LAW EXAMINERS

Bar Exam Dates, Locations & Schedule


The bar examination is given on the last consecutive Tuesday and Wednesday of each February and July.

EXAMDATESLOCATIONVENUE
February 2022Tuesday February 22 - Wednesday February 23

Jefferson City

 

Capitol Plaza Hotel*

415 West McCarty Street

573-635-1234

 

*Additional testing sites may be added to implement social distancing and other COVID-19 precautionary measures, updates will be posted accordingly.

 

July 2022Tuesday July 26 - Wednesday July 27

Columbia

 

Holiday Inn Executive Center

2200 I-70 Drive S.W.

Columbia, MO

573-445-8531

 

 

The Uniform Bar Examination schedule is set out below.

The amount of time allotted for the test sessions is exact. The amount of time allotted for registration, instructions, and breaks is approximate. Therefore, the actual start and end times may vary slightly.**

**Screening and start times may be staggered.  Applicants will be notified when to report for screening.

 

ESSAY PORTION - TUESDAY
7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.Screening & Registration
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.Instructions
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Multistate Performance Test Session (2 Questions)
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.Lunch Break & Rescreening
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.Instructions
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Multistate Essay Examination Session (6 Questions)
MBE PORTION - WEDNESDAY
7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.Screening & Registration
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.Instructions
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Morning Session (100 Questions)
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.Lunch Break & Rescreening
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.Instructions
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Afternoon Session (100 Questions)