Developing, maintaining, and applying reasonable and uniform standards of education and character for eligibility for admission to the practice of law

Exam-Related Questions

Visit the exam-specific pages to learn more about NCBE’s exams. If your question is not addressed on these pages or their FAQ sections, email MPREinfo@lsac.org for MPRE registration questions or contact@ncbex.org for MBE, MEE, and/or MPT questions.

NCBE Accounts

To create an NCBE account or to log in to an existing account, visit the NCBE Account page. After logging in, you can register for the MPRE, request NCBE score services, access your Character and Fitness Application, or update your account information. Read the NCBE account FAQs on the NCBE Account FAQs page. If your question is not addressed on that page, email ncbe-number@ncbex.org.

NCBE Score Services

Visit the MBE Score Services page, the UBE Score Transcript Services page, or the MPRE Score Services page. All NCBE score services requests must be submitted through your NCBE account. To create an NCBE account, visit the NCBE Account page. If the answer to your question is not addressed on these pages or in their FAQ sections, email score.services@ncbex.org.

MPRE Test Accommodations

Visit the MPRE Accommodations page for information about testing accommodations under the ADAAA for the MPRE. Email mpre.ada@ncbex.org for MPRE test accommodations questions not addressed on this page.

Character and Fitness

Visit the Character and Fitness page for information about the NCBE Character and Fitness Application and forms. For Character and Fitness Applications currently in progress, or for applications not yet submitted, email contact_cf@ncbex.org.

Publications and Research

Visit the Publications page for The Bar Examiner magazine, the Comprehensive Guide to Bar Admission Requirements, bar examination and admission statistics, the NCBE Job Analysis, and the Covington Award for Research on Testing for Licensure. If you have a question about NCBE publications, email contact_editor@ncbex.org.

General Questions

If you have a question that cannot be addressed using one of the above pages or email addresses, email contact@ncbex.org or call 608-280-8550 during normal business hours (8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. CST Monday through Friday). For the fastest answer to your question, please visit one of the pages indicated above, or email your question to the relevant address.

Mailing Address
National Conference of Bar Examiners

302 South Bedford Street
Madison, WI 53703-3622

 

About Us

NCBE Mission

The National Conference of Bar Examiners is a not-for-profit corpo­ration founded in 1931. The mission of the Conference is

 

• to work with other institutions to develop, maintain, and apply reasonable and uniform standards of education and character for eligibility for admission to the practice of law; and

• to assist bar admission authorities by

—providing standardized examinations of uniform and high quality for the test­ing of applicants for admission to the practice of law,

—disseminating relevant information concerning admission standards and practices,

—conducting educational programs for the members and staffs of such authori­ties, and

—providing other services such as char­acter and fitness investigations and research.