Required and Allowed Bar Exam Items

The following items are the ONLY items allowed into the exam testing room without prior written approval by the Board. For permission to bring an item into the exam room not listed below, you must submit a Medical Accommodation Request Form.



Required and Allowed Items List
Day One - Essay Sessions
ALL items MUST be packaged in a
clear (see-through) plastic bag so Board staff can easily see all items.
Maximum Number
Required Items - All Applicants
1
Photo ID (matching the ID submitted with your application)
3
Black or Blue Ink Pens
1
Cloth Face Mask (without exhalation valves or vents). Face mask covering your nose and mouth to be worn at all times.
Required Items - Laptop Users (Day One Only)
1
Laptop (All study materials, USB flash drives, CDs, and DVDs must be removed prior to entering the exam site)
1
Laptop Electrical Plug
1
8+ Ft. Extension Cord
Maximum Number
Allowed Items - All Applicants
1
Set of Soft Foam Earplugs (unpackaged)
1
Packet of Tissues
1
Car Key/Fob
1
Hotel Room Key
Receipt/Ticket - Parking, Luggage, Lunch
Eyeglasses (without case)
Cash/Credit Card
Feminine Hygiene Products
1
Additional Cloth Face Mask (without exhalation valves or vents)
1
Pair of Disposable Gloves
1
Hand Sanitizer (3 oz. or less)*
   *Hand Sanitizer will be available at the test site
1
Travel Pack of Disposable Disinfecting Wipes (25 count or less)
Medical Items Pre-approved by the Board - Request Form
Required and Allowed Items List
Day Two - MBE Sessions
ALL items MUST be packaged in a
clear (see-through) plastic bag so Board staff can easily see all items.
Maximum Number
Required Items - All Applicants
1
Photo ID (matching the ID submitted with your application)
6
#2 Pencils with Erasers (no mechanical pencils)
1
Cloth Face Mask (without exhalation valves or vents). Face mask covering your nose and mouth to be worn at all times.
Maximum Number
Allowed Items - All Applicants
1
Additional Eraser
1
Handheld Manual Pencil Sharpener*
   *Due to COVID-19, pencil sharpeners will not be provided
1
Set of Soft Foam Earplugs (unpackaged)
1
Packet of Tissues
1
Car Key/Fob
1
Hotel Room Key
Receipt/Ticket - Parking, Luggage, Lunch
Eyeglasses (without case)
Cash/Credit Card
Feminine Hygiene Products
1
Additional Cloth Face Mask (without exhalation valves or vents)
1
Pair of Disposable Gloves
1
Hand Sanitizer (3 oz. or less)*
   *Hand Sanitizer will be available at the test site
1
Travel Pack of Disposable Disinfecting Wipes (25 count or less)
Medical Items Pre-approved by the Board - Request Form