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100% Bar Passage: Planning to Pass

It’s never too early to start planning to pass the Bar. Your Bar preparation begins the first year as you develop the skills and substantive knowledge tested on the Bar. It continues as you choose courses in your second and third years, consider options for Bar preparation companies, apply to sit for the Bar Examination, and map out your study schedule. Finally, it all comes together the last Tuesday and Wednesday in February or July.

First Year

Second and Third Year:

Passing the Bar takes patience, planning, and a lot of hard work. You don’t pass the Bar by accident. You need a plan.


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