If you plan to sit for the February 2015 Bar, please make note of the following IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

August 15, 2014 Deadline: Late Application to register as a candidate for the February 2015 Bar Examination.

November 3, 2014 Deadline: Application to take the February 2015 Bar Examination.

Please refer to The Supreme Court of Ohio’s website for more Important Dates and Deadlines located at:

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Bar Preparation Scholarship Update

Bar Preparation Scholarship Update 

Applications will be reviewed on Monday, April 28, 2014.  If you have not submitted an application, please do so as soon as possible!

We have additional limited scholarship funds available to support students who demonstrate significant financial need. Please use this form to apply for a scholarship to cover a portion of the difference between the Bar Fellowship reimbursement and the remainder of the tuition for your bar exam preparation course. Application for these funds does not guarantee receipt thereof.  Please submit application form to Law Student Services.  Thank you. 

2013 application for Bar Exam Preparation Course 10232013 Final

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REMINDER Substance Abuse Lecture, Wednesday, February 19, 2014 – One-Hour Required by Ohio Bar


The University of Akron School of Law
Substance Abuse Lecture

One Hour of Lecture is Required for the Ohio Bar Examination
Substance Abuse Lectures are offered to the entire law student body only once during the fall and once during the spring semesters.
Spring 2014 Lecture

Wednesday,February 19, 2014
5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Law School Room #151
No R.S.V.P. Necessary
Each Session Begins and Ends Promptly
Attorney Scott R. Mote,
Executive Director

Ohio Lawyers Assistance Program (OLAP)

 The next Substance Abuse Lecture will be offered:
Fall 2014 

Contact Director, Student Services, Ivy K. Banks, Esq.

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CANCELLED Substance Abuse Lecture – One-Hour Required by Ohio Bar

Important Notice:

The University of Akron School of Law Substance Abuse Lecture scheduled for Wednesday, February 5, 2014 from 5:15 pm to 6:15 pm has been cancelled due to a Winter Weather  Advisory.  The lecture will be rescheduled and date will be announced soon.

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February Bar Examinees – Important Reminders

Hotel Room Reservation.

This Friday (January 31) is the deadline to reserve a discounted hotel room for the bar exam as part of the University of Akron block at the Capitol Square Holiday Inn.

After Friday, the block of rooms will be released and the discount and/or rooms at that hotel may no longer be available.

Spaghetti Warehouse Dinner.

If you plan to participate in the dinner at the Spaghetti Warehouse on Tuesday of the bar exam (sponsored by the Law Alumni Association), please RSVP to Nancy Reeves, Assistant Directory of Academic Success Programs, at

For more information about either of the above, please contact Nancy Reeves –

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