Bar Passage

Typically, a William & Mary graduating class enjoys a strong pass rate for all bar exams taken in a year. Students in a graduating class take exams in more than 15 jurisdictions annually.  William & Mary fared very well on July 2019 bar exams across the country, achieving an overall bar passage rate of 90.91% in 31 jurisdictions and 100% bar passage rate in many jurisdictions. 
The pass rates for first-time exam takers for the 2019 summer bar exams where five or more students from the Class of 2019 sat for the exam were:


VA
PA
DC
NY
TX
MA
86.67% 100% 100% 88% 66.67% 100%

More information regarding taking the bar exam is found in the How to... section.