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Admissions Ceremony

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, we are in discussions with the Idaho state and federal courts to determine how candidates who are successful on the February 2020 bar exam will be sworn in and admitted. Please continue to monitor this website for updated information. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Please keep the Admissions Department informed of any address changes so that the confirmation letter and licensing materials can be mailed to your correct address.


Idaho State Bar Licensing Requirements

  • In order to be admitted to the Idaho State Bar, you must submit completed license forms including the License Fee Notice and Trust Account Certificate (active members).
  • Payment of $175.
  • Licensing may be completed online using the New Admittee Online Licensing program or with the paper forms.  Licensing forms and fees must be received by April 27, 2020 (subject to change due to the COVID-19 crisis).

Mail or Deliver to:  
Mailing address:
Idaho State Bar
P.O. Box 895
Boise, ID 83701-0895

Street Address:
Idaho State Bar
525 West Jefferson
Boise, ID  83702

Contact the Licensing Department at (208) 334-4500 if you have questions about the Idaho State Bar licensing paperwork.

Idaho Supreme Court Admission Requirements

We are in discussions with the Idaho state and federal courts to determine how candidates who are successful on the February 2020 bar exam will be sworn in and admitted.

United States Courts, District of Idaho Requirements

We are in discussions with the Idaho state and federal courts to determine how candidates who are successful on the February 2020 bar exam will be sworn in and admitted.

If you have any questions about the US District Court of Idaho admission requirements, please contact Jackie Hildebrand at (208) 334-1976.

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