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BAR EXAM APPLICATION FEES AND FILING DEADLINES

FEBRUARY EXAMINATION:

  • Application filing deadline date – October 1
  • Late filing deadline date – October 15 (include a $100 late fee)
  • Final filing deadline date – November 1 (include a $300 late fee)
  • Retake deadline for unsuccessful applicants from the July exam just prior – 4 weeks from the release of July results. Exact date will be provided in results letter.
    • For all other retakes, normal deadlines and late fees apply.
Applications for the February Bar will not be accepted before September 1

JULY EXAMINATION:

  • Application filing deadline date – March 1
  • Late filing deadline date – March 15 (include a $100 late fee)
  • Final filing deadline date – April 1 (include a $300 late fee)
  • Retake deadline for unsuccessful applicants from the February exam just prior – 4 weeks from the release of February results. Exact date will be provided in results letter.
    • For all other retakes, normal deadlines and late fees apply.
Applications for the July Bar will not be accepted before February 1

A Complete Application, with all application fees (including late fees), forms and applicable supplementary documentation, must be filed with the Utah State Bar no later than close of business on the appropriate filing deadline. If the deadline date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday the deadline date will be the first business day thereafter.

APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION BY MOTION
can be submitted at any time and take approximately four to six months to process. Admission to the Utah State Bar is limited to three motions for admission per year: February, May and October.

APPLICATION FEES:

Student Applicants taking Bar Examination

$550

Attorney Applicants taking taking Bar Examination

$850

Student Applicants Trasferring UBE

$550

Attorney Applicants Transferring UBE

$850

House Counsel Applicants (non-refundable)

$850

Foreign Attorney Applicants

$850

Foreign Legal Consultants (non-refundable)

$850

Applicants Seeking Readmission after Resignation (non-refundable)

$1,000

Disbarred Attorney Applicants seeking Readmission

$5,000

MISCELLANEOUS FEES:

 

Laptop Computer Fee (non-refundable)

$150

Applicants Eligible for an Emergency Transfer (non-refundable)

$100

State Prepared Questions and Model Answers from previous exams

$5  (per question)

Administrative Handling Fee
(For individuals requesting documentation to be sent to a 3rd party)

$25

Application Copying Fee
(For applicants who fail to include a copy of the application or individuals requesting a past application)

$25

 


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