Students must apply directly to the jurisdiction(s) in which they intend to sit for the bar examination. Students planning to sit for the New York State Bar Examination should contact the Office of the Registrar for information on deadlines and for applications. Information may also be obtained directly from the NYS Board of Law Examiners by calling 1.800.342.3335 or from the Board's web site. Information on the New Jersey Bar Examination is available from the Office of the Registrar or directly from the New Jersey board at 609.984.7783 or its web site. Students planning to take the bar exam in other jurisdictions must directly contact the Board of Bar Examiners in the relevant state for information. Addresses for state boards may also be obtained in the Office of the Registrar.
All states require certification of graduation from law school as part of the application to sit for the bar exam and/or to be admitted to the bar. Requests for such certification should be sent to the Office of the Registrar.