Bar Admission Ceremony

July 2021 Admission Ceremony

Friday, October 29, 2021: This ceremony is only for those applicants who are successful on the July 2021 Minnesota bar exam and recommended for admission.

In-person Ceremony: Click here for ceremony details including registration, location, new lawyer fees, sponsors, etc.

Remote Ceremony: Click here for ceremony details including execution of your oath, completion of your affirmation document, new lawyer fees, sponsors, etc.

A link to the livestream can be found here the day of the ceremony:

In-Person Location:
Minnesota House of Representatives Chambers at the State Capitol
2nd Floor, 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
St. Paul, MN 55155

For maps, parking information and directions at the Capitol, click here.
For Metro Transit Green Line options, click here.

The Minnesota Supreme Court will hold several admission ceremonies on October 29, 2021. Those recommended for admission will be assigned to a session and additional details, including the time you are assigned, will be posted to your portal closer to the ceremony date.

Ceremony times: (see your recommendation letter for your assigned session)
• In-Person Session 1: 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
• In-Person Session 2: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
• In-Person Session 3: 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
• In-Person Session 4: 12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
• In-Person Session 5: 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
• In-Person Session 6: 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
• Remote Session: 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Early Admission Requests

Admission prior to the main admission ceremony may be permitted under special circumstances. Click here for additional details.

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