Skip to Content
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 2023Tuesday February 21 - Wednesday February 22

Columbia

 

Stoney Creek Hotel Columbia

2601 S. Providence Rd.

Columbia, MO

573-442-6400

 

Direct booking link here

 

Call 573-219-5107 to book by phone

July 2023Tuesday July 25 - Wednesday July 26

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)