Application Sign Up

Persons intending to file an application for admission to the Minnesota bar must first complete and submit the Registration Form below.
  • Use the User Name and Password entered below to log on to the Applicant Portal.
  • All written communications with the Board office will be conducted through the Applicant Portal.
  • If you withdraw your application, fail the bar exam, or your application is closed for failure to respond to Board requests for information, you will be required to complete a new registration form and application.

Contact Information

Title: *  
First Name: *  
Middle Name: *
Last Name: *  
Country Selection: *
Street Address 1: *
Street Address 2:
Street Address 3:
City/State/Zip: * -
Mobile Phone: *  
Alternate Phone: *  
Email: *  
Re-enter Email: *    
* = Required Fields
The Board of Law Examiners uses text messaging to provide notices to applicants. Additional information, including how to opt out, will be included in the acknowledgement letter that will be posted to your portal.

Application Information

Application Type: *
For more information click here.
Exam Date: *  
Date of Birth: *
Social Security #: *
NCBE Number (N+8 digits): * N

If you have not already done so, go to to request an NCBE Number. Your unique NCBE Number will be used for identification purposes when you take the Multistate Bar Examination and the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination and may be used as an identification for other bar-admission related purposes.

Law School Type:
Law School Name: *  
Date of Graduation: * Year:
Date of Attendance From: * Year:
Date of Attendance To: * Year:
* = Required Fields
^ next to the law school name indicates that the law school was only accredited by the American Bar Association for a set period of time. Refer to Rule 4(a)(3) in Rules for Admission to the Bar for educational requirements. Please call the Board office for additional information if you are uncertain whether your law school was accredited when you graduated.

Previous Application Information

Have you previously applied for admission to the MN Bar Exam? *
Under Previous First Name:  
Under Previous Last Name:  
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Applicant Portal Login Information

User Name: * (7 or more characters)
Password: * (8 or more characters using both letters and numbers)
Confirm Password: *
* = Required Fields

Once you click submit you will be unable to return to this page to make any additions or changes.

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