Harvard Law School Bar Exam Statistics

Bar Exam Pass Rate

The 2022 bar exam pass rate at Harvard Law School is 98.91% - 460 applied and 455 passed. Compared to other law schools, Harvard Law School's pass rate is higher than the average rate of 81%. Compared to law schools in Massachusetts, Harvard Law School's pass rate is much higher than the average rate of 82%.
Bar Exam Pass Rate
Harvard Law School98.91%
All Law Schools80.72%
Public83.43%
Private78.60%
Massachusetts Law Schools81.89%
Public61.82%
Private84.40%

Number of Graduates and Bar Exam Statistics

Below table shows the number of graduates, bar exam takers and passer over past 3 years at Harvard Law School.
Total GraduatesNot Take ExamPrior/Early Exam TakersTotal Exam TakersExam PassersPass Rate
2020589 45 28 572 552 96.50%
2021598 54 17 561 555 98.93%
2022570 122 12 460 455 98.91%