LSAT Test Dates

LSAT Test Dates

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If you are preparing to take the LSAT, it is important to know the different LSAT test dates and registration deadlines. The LSAT is unique in that it does not following a specific pattern for testing.

Since LSAT test dates are not offered every month, it is important to pick a date that works well for you and your study schedule. Keep in mind that there are also registration deadlines, so make sure you register for your LSAT date before that deadline.

Too Long, Didn’t Read: Find the best LSAT test dates for you below. We have also included the LSAT registration dates and score release dates.

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LSAT Test Dates 2022-2023

Listed below are the LSAT 2022 dates as well as the LSAT dates for 2023. Please note the registration deadlines which are usually more than 1 month in advance of the actual LSAT dates.

The Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) also schedules the score release dates for each LSAT test date. These score release dates are usually about 20 days after the exam takes place.

Review the LSAT schedule below to find a date that works for you.

LSAT Test Dates 2022-2023 LSAT Registration Deadline LSAT Score Release Date
January 14, 15, 16, 2022 December 3, 2021 February 2, 2022
February 11, 12, 2022 January 5, 2022 March 3, 2022
March 11, 2022 February 3, 2022 March 30, 2022
April 29, 30, 2022 March 16, 2022 May 18, 2022
June 10, 11, 2022 April 27, 2022 June 30, 2022
August 12, 2022 June 30, 2022 August 31, 2022
September 9, 10, 2022 July 26, 2022 September 28, 2022
October 14, 15, 2022 September 1, 2022 November 2, 2022
November 11, 12, 2022 September 29, 2022 November 30, 2022
January 13, 14 2023 December 1, 2022 February 1, 2023
February 10, 11 2023 December 27, 2022 March 1, 2023
April 14, 15, 2023 March 2, 2023 May 3, 2023
June 9, 10, 2023 April 25, 2023 June 28, 2023

How Many Times is the LSAT Offered Each Year?

The LSAT is offered on 8 different weeks of the year for 2022. However, there are different LSAT dates for each week the exam is offered. For example, the week of February, there are 2 LSAT dates:

  • February 11
  • February 12

While 8 times may not seem like many LSAT test dates, the exam is actually offered more than 8 times a year. Review the LSAT schedule above to see the specific LSAT 2022 dates.

Where Can I Take the LSAT?

Students used to be required to take the LSAT in an in-person setting. However, with COVID, and the shift toward remote learning, this is no longer the case.

The LSAC now provides the LSAT in an online, live remote-proctored setting. The LSAT is now taken completely online and administer through LSAC LawHub and proctored through ProctorU. Candidates can take the LSAT anywhere that is convenient for them as long as the space is private and well-lit.

Make sure you are ready for your exam the first time by taking a LSAT practice test.

LSAT Costs

You can find the fees for the LSAT below.

Item Fee
LSAT (Includes Writing Portion) $200
Credential Assembly Service (CAS) $195
Law School Report $45
Test Date Change $125
Score Audit $125

The Credential Assembly Service allows the applicant to only have to send their transcripts, letters of recommendation, and other documents one time. It helps simplify the process of applying to law school.

Registering for the LSAT

Once you pick your LSAT test date, you will need to register for the LSAT. You can register with the LSAC by creating a LSAC account. You can do so by visiting their site or calling 215-968-1001.

You can read our complete guide on how to get into law school for more information.

When to Take the LSAT

The important thing when choosing your LSAT dates is finding a time that works for you. You should choose a time of year when you have time to dedicate to studying.

Most schools require applicants to take the LSAT by December if they are planning to attend law school in the fall.

With that being said, you should plan on taking the exam earlier. By taking the exam earlier, you allow yourself some time to take the exam again if you want to improve your score before the December deadline that most schools have.

LSAT Test Dates FAQs

Is 3 months enough time to study for the LSAT?

This question depends on how often you plan on studying for those 3 months. In general, it is recommended that you spend between 150 and 250 total hours studying for the LSAT.

If you will be spending 20-25 hours per week, then 3 months will be plenty of time. However, if you cannot dedicate this much time per week, you may need more time to study.

Will LSAT 2022 be online?

Yes, the LSAT in 2022 will be online. The exam is given out through LSAC LawHub and is proctored through ProctorU.

How often is the LSAT offered?

The LSAT is offered on 8 different weeks in 2022. However, there are multiple LSAT test dates on those given weeks. For example, there are 2 LSAT dates for the February LSAT.

Authored By: Vincent Gullo
Authored By: Vincent Gullo

Vincent Gullo is a master's students at Tufts University working towards his Masters in Law & Diplomacy.

He is also an LSAT prep course teacher for Kaplan. Vince has helped students reach scores in the top 10% of all test-takers.