Bar Admission Ceremony

July 2023 Admission Ceremony

Friday, October 27, 2023: This ceremony is only for those applicants who were successful on the July 2023 Minnesota bar exam and recommended for admission.

Ceremony details including registration, location, new lawyer fees, sponsors, etc. can be found here.

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

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 27, 2023. 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.

  • Session 1: 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
  • Session 2: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • Session 3: 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Session 4: 12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
  • Session 5: 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
  • Session 6: 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Please note: Successful July 2023 bar exam candidates may NOT be sworn in at the October 17, 2023, monthly admission ceremony. This ceremony is only for motion admission candidates and candidates who were successful on bar examinations taken before July 2023.

Early Admission Requests
Admission prior to the semi-annual admission ceremony may be permitted under special circumstances. Click here for details.

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