Is August LSAT going to be flex?

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has announced that they will be offering an online, live remote-proctored format through June 2022. Starting in August 2021, the LSAT will continue to have three scored sections, but will add back in a fourth, unscored variable section. Learn more here.

Is LSAT August 2021 Flex?

June 2021 was the final administration of the LSAT-Flex, which was an at-home, remotely proctored version of the exam. August 2021 through June 2022 LSAT administrations have remained online, remote-proctored tests, but will return to including a fourth unscored experimental section as of August 2022.

Is LSAT-flex going away?

Say goodbye to the Flex era

Starting in August 2021, all references to the "LSAT-Flex" will be dropped. The test will revert to simply being called "the LSAT."

Will LSAT-Flex continue?

LSAC has also announced that they will continue to offer the LSAT in the “online, live remote-proctored format” through June 2022. However, they may offer an option to take the LSAT in-person at testing centers.

Will there be an August 2022 LSAT?

Registration for the August 2022 LSAT ends June 30, 2022.

Click on a test date below for important registration deadlines and score release dates.

Will the August LSAT be LSAT-Flex?

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When should I take LSAT for fall 2022?

Because the law school admissions process is rolling, applicants should apply by September or October for their best chance of admission. To receive scores by then, applicants should take the LSAT by August or September. Read: What Is a Good LSAT Score? ]

Is the August 2021 LSAT in person?

Registration for LSAT administrations from August 2022 through June 2023 is now open. LSAC will continue to provide the LSAT in an online, live remote-proctored format.

Is the November 2021 LSAT-Flex?

The November 2021 LSAT is officially a remote LSAT!

The at-home, remotely proctored November LSAT test date is your last chance to take the LSAT in 2021. In this post, we'll take a look at key information you need about the remote November LSAT!

How long is the August 2021 LSAT?

Beginning in August, the four-section test will simply be called the new LSAT. For test-takers who were excited about the short two-hour LSAT, this means you better make sure you sign-up for the June LSAT-Flex when registration opens next week.

Is the LSAT flex harder?

LSAT-Flex questions come from previous LSAT administrations, so yes, the material is the same. There's no reason to believe the LSAT-Flex is inherently easier than the regular LSAT.

Do law schools prefer LSAT or LSAT Flex?

Will law schools accept the LSAT-Flex as a valid alternative to the standard LSAT? Yes. While every school has its own process for admission and candidates should always talk directly to the schools to which they are applying, we have received overwhelming support for the LSAT-Flex from our member law schools.

Is the LSAT changing 2022?

About the Test Format

Given the expressed preference of the substantial majority of test takers, LSAC will continue to provide the LSAT in an online, live remote-proctored format through June 2022. The June 2022 LSAT will be administered in four sections.

How many people took the LSAT August 2021?

Right now there are about 33,000 registrants, but we should note that we've been seeing an unusual number of dropouts and/or date switches lately, so that number will probably go down, and perhaps a great deal.

How many people have gotten 180 on the LSAT?

Across exams in 2018–2020, only 0.1% of test-takers received a perfect LSAT score of 180. Getting a perfect LSAT score is rare, but not impossible.

Is the November 2021 LSAT hard?

Not to say that the LSAT is ever easy, but relatively speaking, the LSAT curve is likely to have a little give on this test. If you think of a 170 normally being about minus seven questions (-7), the November 2021 test was probably more like a -8 or -9.

How many months should I study for the LSAT?

For most students, a three-month period of preparation (of approximately 20 hours per week) is a great goal. This is, of course, an estimate; most students are not all students. To find out how much LSAT prep time you're likely to need, we recommend taking a practice LSAT to get a baseline score.

How often is the LSAT offered 2021?

How Often is the LSAT Offered? For 2021, the LSAT is offered in January, February, April, June, August, October, and November for a total of 7 test date options.

How long will the LSAT Flex be offered?

Update2/19/21: June 2021 will be the last LSAT-Flex! The LSAT will continue to be offered remotely through June of 2022, and it will continue to have only 3 scored sections, one of each type. But, beginning in August 2021, the LSAT will also have an unscored section, which could be of any type.

Is there a curve on the LSAT Flex?

There are multiple forms of each Flex test (54 on August, for example), and each has it's own special curve. So yes, on November you have had different LG sections in use so far. Each of those tests gets its own curve to account for difficulty. So, if you had a harder test, you WILL get a looser curve.

When should I start studying for the August LSAT?

But the general advice we give to those who ask this question is that you should start studying for the LSAT around five to six months before you intend to actually take it.

What month is the easiest LSAT?

You'll look at my LSAT PrepTest Raw Score Conversion Charts and calculations of what it takes to get an LSAT score of 160 or 170. Using that data, you'll find that the December exam consistently has the easiest "curve," and the June exam consistently has the hardest.

Is November too late for LSAT?

You will receive your November LSAT score at the beginning of December, likely too late to apply early to law school, but just in time to make most school's hard deadlines. You can still apply to law school for admission next fall with the November LSAT, but you won't want to waste any time.

What is a good LSAT score 2022?

Generally speaking, a score of 160 and above is necessary to guarantee admission into top-100 schools like Tulane, UC Hastings, or Case Western Reserve. For top-50 law schools such as Fordham, University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, or George Washington, 165 is a good number to reach for.