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Fee Increase

Please be advised of an increase in fees effective October 1, 2017.  Current fee schedule is available on our FAQ page under Fees.

July 2017 Bar Examination

Results: The July 2017 bar exam results were released on October 27, 2017. Click here for information.

Admission Ceremony: Click here for information about the date, time, and location of the admission ceremony for those applicants who pass the bar exam and are licensed by the Board.

February 2018 Bar Examination

Filing Deadline: The filing deadline for the February 2018 bar exam is December 15, 2017. Click here for information.

Admission Without Examination


On January 1, 2018, the fee for Admission Without Examination will increase from $2200 to $2500.

In order to avoid the increase in fee, you must do the following:
  • Complete and submit your online application no later than December 31, 2017.
  • Send your printed application to the Virginia Board of Bar Examiners. Your completed application must be RECEIVED no later than January 10, 2018.
If your online application is submitted by December 31, 2017, but your printed application is not received in the office on or before January 10, 2018, you will be required to submit the additional fee, and your application will not be processed until said fee is received.