Ultimate Guide to Wyoming State Bar Exam

Your complete guide to Wyoming bar exam prep.

Pass Rates · Bar Review Courses · Format · Essay Topics · Schedule · Dates · Location · Application Fees & Deadlines · What to Bring · Scores & Grading · Results · Reciprocity · Law Schools · Groups · Other Resources

*Updated February 2024

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Wyoming State Bar Exam | Basic Information

The Wyoming State Bar was first formed in 1915 and became an integrated bar in 1939.

Wyoming is one of 40+ jurisdictions that have adopted the Uniform Bar Examination (UBE). Wyoming first administered the UBE in July 2013.

Wyoming State Bar Exam Pass Rates

July 2023 (49 takers)

Overall Pass Rate: 80%
First-Time Pass Rate: 85%
Repeat Pass Rate: 56%

February 2023 (29 takers)

Overall Pass Rate: 52%
First-Time Pass Rate: 58%
Repeat Pass Rate: 47%

February 2022

Overall Pass Rate: 64%
First-Time Pass Rate: 56%
Repeat Pass Rate: 80%

July 2021 (67 takers)

Overall Pass Rate: 72%
First-Time Pass Rate: 72%
Repeat Pass Rate: 50%

Wyoming Bar Review Courses

Compare top Wyoming bar exam prep courses from Crushendo, Barbri, Themis, Kaplan, AmeriBar, and BarMax.

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NCBE Questions 1,750+ 100+ 1,350+ 1,200+ 1,400+ 1,700+
Audio Flashcards
250+ Mnemonics
Access Period Lifetime 8-10 weeks 4 months 4 months Up to 3 years Lifetime
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Wyoming Bar Exam Format

What’s the format of the UBE?

The Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) is administered twice each year in Wyoming (in February, and July). The examination is administered over two days in four, three-hour sessions. The UBE has three parts: the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE), the Multistate Essay Exam (MEE), and the Multistate Performance Test (MPT).


The MBE is a six-hour test and consists of 200 multiple-choice questions that test your understanding across seven subjects. Your MBE score comprises 50% of your overall UBE score.

Watch Crushendo’s free MBE tips video.


The MEE consists of six 30-minute legal essays. The MEE makes up 30% of your score.

Essay topics may include the following: Business Associations, Civil Procedure, Conflict of Laws, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Family Law, Property, Secured Transactions, Torts, Trusts, Unincorporated Business Entities, Wills and Estates, etc.

Crushendo offers the most recent MEE questions and includes the point sheets that the graders used. Watch Crushendo’s free MEE tips video.


The MPT consists of two 90-minute tasks where you analyze and apply laws to specific scenarios. The MPT makes up 20% of your score. Crushendo offers the most recent MPT questions and includes the point sheets that the graders used. Watch Crushendo’s free MPT tips video.

What’s the Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination?

The Multistate Professional Responsibility Examination (MPRE) tests your understanding of established standards of conduct for lawyers. The MPRE is administered three times each year (in March, August, and November). The test consists of 60 multiple-choice questions and is two hours long. Check out this MPRE Tips video!

Upcoming Bar Exam Schedule, Dates, Location


Morning Afternoon
Day 1 MEE (3 hours) MPT (3 hours)
Day 2 MBE (3 hours) MBE (3 hours)


  • July 30–31, 2024
  • February 25–26, 2025


Wyoming Bar Exam Application

Are you interested in taking the Wyoming State bar exam? Here’s some basic information on applying to take the Wyoming bar exam.

Wyoming State Bar Admissions Office

Physical address:
Wyoming State Bar
4124 Laramie Street
PO Box 109
Cheyenne, WY 82003

Phone: 307-632-9061
Fax: 307-632-3737

Wyoming Bar Exam: What to Bring

What to bring

  • Your current driver’s license.
  • Your Bar Examination Identification & Certification Card that has your photo, NCBE number, and examinee number.

Important notes

  • You need to have these items with you for each of the four testing sessions.
  • Laptop testers should not bring their laptop in a case or bag.

Prohibited items

  • Any item that can connect to the internet
  • Any item that can record audio or video
  • Backpacks
  • Books
  • Briefcases
  • Calculators
  • Cameras
  • Notes
  • Phones
  • Food or drink
  • Purses
  • Radios
  • Rulers
  • Scratch papers
  • Study materials

Wyoming Bar Exam Scores and Grading

A passing score for the UBE in Wyoming is 270/400. Scores of the three tests comprising the UBE are weighted as follows:

  • MBE = 50% of your total UBE score
  • MEE = 30%
  • MPT = 20%

*A passing score for the MPRE in Wyoming is 85/150.

Wyoming Bar Review Course

Crushendo’s comprehensive UBE Suite comes with everything you need to crush the Wyoming bar exam.

  • MBE, MEE, and MPT Prep
  • 250+ Proprietary Mnemonics
  • 1,750+ Licensed NCBE Questions
  • Audio Attack Outlines
  • Audio Flashcards
  • Lifetime Access

Frequently Asked Questions

When are my Wyoming bar exam results released?

February bar exam results are normally posted in April. July bar exam results are normally posted in September.

Can I appeal to have my Wyoming bar exam re-graded?

Yes, there does appear to be an appeals process.

How many times can I take the bar exam in Wyoming?

You can retake the UBE without any limit in Wyoming.

Wyoming Bar Exam Reciprocity

Applicants seeking admission to the Wyoming State Bar, without taking the bar exam, must comply with Reciprocity Requirements.

If you are part of a bar in any of the states, territories, or jurisdictions in the United States, you are able to have reciprocity with the state of Wyoming if approved by the Board. In order to be eligible for admittance to the Wyoming State Bar, without taking the bar examination, you must:

  • Have a Certificate of Good Standing from last state
  • Have proof of active legal standing in at least five of the last seven years
  • Have Evidence of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) completed
  • Have a JD from an ABA-approved law school
  • Score at least an 85 on the MPRE

Law Schools in Wyoming

Here’s a list of law schools in Wyoming.

University of Wyoming College of Law

  • Founded: 1920
  • Located: Laramie, WY
  • Enrollment: about 225
  • Tuition Cost: $34,591 View tuition breakdown
  • Bar Passage Rate: 71%
  • ABA Accredited: Yes
  • Website: uwyo.edu/law

Helpful Groups

Here are some Facebook groups you may find helpful before, and after, passing the bar exam:

University of Wyoming College of Law