Instructions for applying for admission by transferred UBE score are now available on this website; however, please note application open dates and do not apply until then:
The Supreme Court entered an order on October 16, 2018 amending Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 7. Section 1.07 shall be effective January 1, 2018. Please click here to view the Order and Amendments
Applications for the February 2019 Bar Exam are now open. For instructions see First Time Applications or Re-Exam Applications.
The Tennessee Supreme Court posted for comment amendments to Rule 7 to require a Tennessee Law Course as a pre-admission requirement for all examination, UBE transfer score, comity or military spouse applicants.
The Tennessee Supreme Court on September 7, 2018, approved Policies and Procedures and a new Fee Schedule proposed by the Board of Law Examiners.
DEADLINE FOR UPLOADING: Essay answers for the July 2018 Bar Examination must be uploaded by 9:00 p.m., local time,* Wednesday, July 25, 2018.
Seating Assignments for the July 2018 Bar Examination were emailed to applicants Friday, July 13, 2018. If you cannot find your email in your inbox or spam, you may view it in Synergy.
A new General Instruction Manual for bar examination applicants has been emailed to applicants and added to the website and can be found at http://www.tnble.org/tnlaw/first-time/exam-sites-and-schedule.
The following is the press release issued by the Supreme Court on April 18, 2018, regarding the adoption of the Uniform Bar Examination in Tennessee:
The results of the February 2018 Tennessee Bar Examination will be released on Thursday, April 12. Exam results will be posted here by 2:00 p.m. Results are not released by phone.