Exam Application Forms

CONCURRENT EXAM APPLICATIONS
Maine will accept concurrent applications from examinees sitting for the UBE in another jurisdiction. Applicants must still apply as if taking the Maine bar exam, but do not have to sit in Maine if sitting for an exam in another UBE jurisdiction (for the same exam administration). In order to apply concurrently with another UBE jurisdiction, please complete a Bar Exam application, below.

A. PRELIMINARY QUESTIONS

  1. If you are a graduate of the Massachusetts School of Law, click here first.
  2. If you are a graduate of a law school located outside of the United States, click here first.
  3. If you are requesting Testing Accommodations for the Maine bar examination, click here first.

B. REQUIRED MATERIALS
Before completing any application you must first read:

  1. The Maine Bar Admission Rules; and
  2. UBE Bar Exam – Application Procedures.

C. THE APPLICATION FORMS
After reading the Maine Bar Admission Rules and The Application Procedures for the Maine Bar Examination, click on the appropriate option below for access to the appropriate application materials:

Posted:  March 9, 2023 (Updated December 5, 2023)

*ALL APPLICANTS APPLYING FOR THE FEBRUARY 2024 EXAM MUST APPLY ONLINE THROUGH THE APPLICANT PORTAL BELOW. *

  1. Applicant Portal for Maine Bar Exam Applicants.
  2. Instructions -Application for Applicants Not Admitted in Another Jurisdiction for One Year or More.
  3. Forms – Application for Applicants Not Admitted in Another Jurisdiction for One Year or More.
  4. Instructions – Application for Applicants Admitted in Another Jurisdiction for One Year or More.
  5. NCBE Application for Applicants Admitted in Another Jurisdiction for One Year or More.
  6. Forms – Application for Applicants Admitted in Another Jurisdiction for One Year or More.
  7. Re-Application for Examination. **Will be available to applicants who have previously completed a full application through the applicant portal.**
  8. Courtesy Seat Application for Examination.
  9. Social Security Disclosure Form.
  10. Authorization and Release Form.
  11. Application Signature Page.
  12. School Certificate Form.
  13. Reference Questionnaire.
  14. Testing Accommodations Application.   *Testing Accommodations Applications must be submitted by mail to our new address listed below and are due no later than 5pm on May 20, 2023 for the July 2023 exam. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.*

MAINE BOARD OF BAR EXAMINERS

135 MAINE ST, STE A, BOX 305

BRUNSWICK, ME 04011