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At its January 26, 2024, regular meeting, the Connecticut Bar Examining Committee voted to adopt the NextGen bar examination as of the July 2026 exam administration. For more information on the NextGen exam, please see https://nextgenbarexam.ncbex.org/.

Important Information Regarding the July 2024 Connecticut Bar Examination

All information regarding the Connecticut Bar Examination can be found on the new CBEC website at https://ctbaradmissions.jud.ct.gov/.

The application filing period for the July 2024 bar examination will open on Friday, March 1, 2024. The application for the July 2024 bar exam is an online application that can only be completed and submitted online through the Connecticut Bar Examining Committee’s new website at https://ctbaradmissions.jud.ct.gov/. Applicants must create a user account and apply for the exam on the new website. Applications will not be accepted by mail or in-person, and application forms from previous exams will not be accepted. The online application will be available beginning on March 1, 2024.

If you have a fee credit from a prior bar examination, you must contact the CBEC Administrative Office at Barexam@jud.ct.gov PRIOR to submitting your online application.



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