July 2016 New York Bar Exam Results Released! The July 2016 New York Bar Exam results were released today–on Friday, October 28, 2016. The overall passage rate is 64% (which is an increase from 61% last year). First time takers had a 73% passage rate. You can see the press release here.
A list of candidates who passed the July bar exam in New York will be available after 12:00 PM on Friday, October 28.
In this post, we tell you what to do if you failed the New York bar exam, and what to do if you passed it.
I failed! What should I do?
First, we recommend figuring out what your New York Bar Exam Score report says. You can read more about how to dissect your NYBE score report in this post.
If you are looking for helpful articles:
- I failed the bar exam. What should I do? Here is a detailed step-by-step guide on what to do!
- If you took the Uniform bar exam, read this post on what to do if you failed the Uniform Bar Exam, as well as this post on what your UBE score report means.
- How to pass the bar exam the second time around: 5 things to do differently.
- I failed the bar exam twice (or three times, or four or more times): Here is a step-by-step guide to getting out of this vicious cycle!
- Should I rewatch lectures if I fail the bar exam? Generally the answer is no.
- JD Advising scholarship: Our scholarship is specifically for those who failed the bar exam!
- How to tell your boss you failed the bar exam: What to say and what not to say.
- Lastly, check out our very popular note to those who failed the bar exam, quotes for those who failed the bar exam, and a list of famous people that failed the bar exam — you are not alone!
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I passed! What should I do?
If you passed the bar exam, congratulations!
- Read our note to those who passed the bar exam. It reminds you how to mind your bar exam manners and keep your friends, if you passed!
- A description of swearing-in ceremonies: What will you do when you’re sworn in? We tell you here!
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