Deadline for February 2018 Ohio Bar Exam application is November 1

The deadline to take the February 2018 Ohio Bar Exam is Wednesday, November 1, 2017.

The “Application to Take the Bar Examination” may be found here.

Part of this application is your Character Certificate.  If you still need your Character Certificate, please email Mary Cooke at

Another part of the application is the Final Law School Certificate, which Law Student Affairs will send directly the Supreme Court of Ohio Bar Admissions Office after your degree is conferred on January 10, 2018.  On that Final Law School Certificate, we will indicate whether or not you have attended the Substance Abuse Lecture, which is required to take the Bar Examination in Ohio.

If you have any questions, please email Law Student Affairs at