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UTAH STATE BAR Bar Operations & Admissions

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Admissions Office Availability


Please direct all correspondence to admissions@utahbar.org.

The Admissions Office staff is not available to meet in person.  Availability by phone is extremely limited.  Questions should be sent via email to admissions@utahbar.org.

The Admissions Office is unable to accept personal delivery of documents.  All deliveries must occur through a mail carrier.



Temporary Changes to Application Requirements


NOTICE TO THOSE WITH APPLICATIONS IN PROGRESS

ALL DEADLINES AND LATE FEES REMAIN IN FORCE.

However, due to concerns about the Coronavirus, the following changes have been made to the application process until further notice.

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CHARACTER REFERENCE FORMS

The Utah State Bar will be accepting electronic versions Character Reference forms IF the applicant and the reference comply with the following instructions:

1) The reference sends a scan/photograph of the completed and signed character reference form to references@utahbar.org.  Microsoft Word documents will not be accepted.

2) The reference notifies the applicant after the form has been emailed to the Bar.

3) The applicant waits until all six references have notified him/her that the completed form has been sent to the Bar BEFORE submitting the application and paying.

Please do not call or email the Bar to confirm receipt of the references.  You should contact the references for confirmation.

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NOTARIZED DOCUMENTS

The Applicant Verification form and the Authorization and Release may be submitted with only a signature (no notarization is required).  Applicants may be required to re-submit these documents at a later date.

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If you have any questions, please email us at admissions@utahbar.org.




Bar Examination Dates 2021


The February 2021 Bar Exam will be held remotely on February 23rd and February 24th. The July 2021 Bar Exam will be held on July 27th and July 28th. The Supreme Court of Utah has not yet decided whether the July 2021 Bar Exam will be held in person or remotely.

Usually Bar exam dates are the last Tuesday and Wednesday in February and July.