Bar Success Initiatives

NYLS provides resources to guide students through their journey from law school admission to the bar. The School lays out a road map for the multi-step process of fulfilling state bar licensing requirements. NYLS also offers individualized counseling for bar exam preparation and a range of other bar support programs. The School’s upper-level skills courses build upon the foundation in legal analysis that students receive in their first year of law school, providing emphasis on bar-exam writing and test-taking skills.

Bar success programs include the following:

  • Bar exam information session
  • Bar exam kick-off
  • Bar study mentoring program
  • Bar exam skills workshops
  • Simulated exams