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Admissions Fee Schedule

ATTENTION U.S. VETERANS: If you are a veteran with GI benefits, you may qualify for reimbursement of the fee you pay to the Supreme Court to take the Ohio Bar Examination. For information about reimbursement benefits and to find out if you are eligible, visit the GI Bill website and click on "Education Benefit Programs." You may also obtain a pamphlet explaining the benefits by contacting the Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Bar Admissions at:

65 South Front Street
5th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3431
Item Fee
effective January 1, 2014
Application to Register as a Candidate for Admission to the Practice of Law
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 2 (B)(4)]
Late Application to Register (if not filed by Nov. 15 of second year of law school)
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 2 (D)]
*Application to Take Bar Exam
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 3 (B)(6)]
*Late Application to Take Bar Examination
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 3 (B)(6)]
*Application for Re-Examination
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 8 (B)(3)&(4)]
*Late Application for Re-Examination
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 8(B)(3)&(4)]
Application for Admission by UBE Transfer Score
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 11]
Application for Admission Without Examination
[Gov. Bar R. I, Section 10(C)(10)]
Request for Foreign Education Evaluation
[Gov. Bar R. I, Sections 2 (C) and 10 (C)(14)]
Application for Legal Intern Certificate
[Gov. Bar R. II, Section 3 (C)]
Application for Temporary Certification
[Gov. Bar R. IX, Section 2 (H)]
Application for Foreign Legal Consultant Certification
[Gov. Bar R. XI, Section 2 (A)(1)]
Annual Renewal for Foreign Legal Consultant Certification
[Gov. Bar R. XI, Section 8]

*Effective for the July 2024 exam, the fee will increase by $10

Item Fee
Certification of MBE scores $15
Copy of previously filed application $10
Certified copy of previously filed application $15
Booklet of bar exam questions and selected answers $10
Bar exam subject outline booklet $10
Copies of applicant's exam answers $10
Petition for waiver of rule provisions $30
Replacement wall certificate $30

Contact Information

Office of Bar Admissions
Supreme Court of Ohio
65 South Front Street, 5th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Gina White Palmer, Esq.

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