The full text of all requirements for admission are set forth in Title 4, Division 1, Chapter 4 of the Rules of the State Bar of California. For more information on admission requirements, refer to the State Bar of California's Admission Requirements webpage.
Separate and distinct applications are required for registration, a moral character determination, and the bar exam. All applications can be accessed online through the Admissions' portion of the State Bar of California's website https://www.calbarxap.com.
NOTE: Students applying to take the bar in another state should refer to the ABA’s Comprehensive Guide to Bar Admission Requirements to determine the rules and requirements for that state.