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Please note that if you are requesting testing accommodations you are still responsible for meeting ALL requirements and deadlines for the bar examination and held to the same candor.

OVERVIEW OF STEPS TO REQUEST TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS

 

1. Read the Testing Accommodations Instructions carefully

2. Print the following:

      a. Non-standard Testing Accommodations (NTA) Application - REQUIRED for all NTA applicants

      b. NTA Medical Authority Certification (not required if requesting the same accommodations as previously granted by the New Jersey Board of Bar Examiners during the past four years)

      c. NTA Law School Certificate (not required if submitted for a previous exam within the past four years)

      d. NTA Authorization and Release

3. Complete the application and MAIL ALL ADA REQUIRED documentation no later then November 30th for the February exam or April 30th for the July exam.

4. Send your completed application with all documentation to:
For US Postal Service:
NJ Board of Bar Examiners
PO BOX 973
Trenton, NJ 08625

For FEDEX, UPS, et al.:
NJ Board of Bar Examiners 
25 W. Market St.
8th Floor, North Wing
Trenton, NJ 08611 

 

The NTA Application and all required documents must be postmarked by November 30th for a February exam and April 30th for a July exam.  It is recommended that applicants request a return receipt regardless of the carrier used. You will not be notified by our office indicating that your NTA application has been received.Use the tracking information provided by the carrier to track receipt of the envelope.

The NTA Application and NTA Authorization and Release forms MUST BE submitted even if you are not required to submit the NTA Law School Certificate. If you were an applicant granted accommodations within the last four years or the Medical Certification because you qualify as a prior applicant requesting the same accommodation that was granted in New Jersey within the last four years.


ALL documentation must be received by the application deadline for your application to be processed. Detailed information can be found on our Testing Accommodations application instructions page. Please read all instructions before you complete your application.  Questions regarding the NTA application process should be sent to barada.mailbox@judiciary.state.nj.us.
 

Additional information regarding testing accommodations policy and procedures can be found at: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)