More than 94% of law graduates from the University of Montana’s Alexander Blewett III School of Law passed the Montana Bar Exam on their first attempt in July 2020, a rate that’s 19% higher than the national first-time passage rate cited by the American Bar Association. By comparison, the overall pass rate for all candidates taking the July exam in Montana was 85%.
Bar Passage Reports by Year
- 2023 ABA Bar Passage Report (pdf)
- 2022 ABA Bar Passage Report (pdf)
- 2021 ABA Bar Passage Report (pdf)
Employment Reports by Year
Each year the Career Development office surveys recent graduates to determine employment statistics. Both the American Bar Association and the National Association of Legal Professionals Employment Reports are provided.