Committee on Admission
The Committee on Admissions reviews all applications for admission to the District of Columbia Bar. See D.C. App. Rule 46. The Committee receives approximately 6500 applications per year, administers the bar exam, conducts extensive character and fitness review, conducts informal conferences with applicants and formal hearings, files recommedations with the court, processes pro hac motions and provides references for reciprocity applications in other jurisdiction.
Create an Account
All persons who wish to file an application for admission by bar exam, reciprocity or UBE score transfer with the District of Columbia Bar Association must first create a personal District of Columbia Bar Association Registration account on this website.
How do I check the status of my application?
How to check the status of your application for admission to D.C.09/22/2023 Read More
Access D.C. App. Rule 49 Here
Unauthorized Practice of Law09/28/2022 Read More
February 2023 Bar Exam
Notice of Successful Applicants04/26/2023 Read More
July Bar Exam
Concurrent Applications Not Accepted04/24/2023 Read More
July 2023 Bar Exam Announcement
Announcement03/15/2023 Read More
February Bar Exam
Deadline for Complaints02/28/2023 Read More
July 2022 Bar Exam Results
Announcement of Successful Applicants10/19/2022 Read More