Uniform Bar Exam Information

UBE bar exam jurisictions, format, subjects, scoring, dates, and bar review course options. Comprehensive resources to help pass the UBE.

MBE Question of the Day

Uniform Bar Exam UBE Format

The Uniform Bar Exam (“UBE”) is administered over two days. 

Day 1

The written portion of the UBE is administered on the first day of the bar exam. The written portion consists of the Multistate Performance Test (“MPT”) and the Multistate Essay Exam (“MEE”). You will have three hours to answer two MPT questions. You will have three hours to answer the six MEE questions.

Day 2

The Multistate Bar Exam (“MBE”) is administered on the second day of the Uniform Bar Exam. The MBE is a multiple-choice test containing 200 questions. The MBE is split into a morning and afternoon session. Each session consists of 100 questions. You have three hours to complete each session.

Exam Dates

  • February 21-22, 2023
  • July 25-26, 2023

UBE Scoring and Grading

The scores of the UBE sections are weighted as follows: MEE 30%, MPT 20%, and MBE 50%.

UBE Jurisdictions

Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) Subjects

Multistate Essay Exam MEE Subjects

Multistate Bar Exam MBE Subjects

Upcoming Bar Exam Dates Have Changed Due to Covid-19