graduateshotline logo
Last Updated: July 07, 2022

LSAT Registration

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a standardized test conducted by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) for aspiring law school candidates. It is an integral part of admission to law schools in the United States, Canada, and many more countries. It aims to assess skills required for the first year of law school. These include reading, comprehension, logical reasoning, and writing, which present the abilities of the candidates in addition to their GPA.

It is recommended that the candidate takes the test before the year of applying to prospective law schools, due to the following reasons:

Eligibility for Registering for LSAT

There is no special criterion for taking the LSAT. Anyone who wishes to pursue a law degree can take the test for admission into law schools.

How to Register for LSAT?

There are various ways through which one can apply for the LSAT: Along with the registration for the LSAT, the candidate is required to register for the Credential Assembly Service (CAS). It is a service provided by the LSAC which involves transcript summarization, creation of law school reports, processing of letters of recommendation, and processing of electronic law school applications. Many law schools require the candidates to apply only through CAS.

LSAT Registration Process

1. Create an LSAC account

An online LSAC account can be created free of charge by visiting the LSAC website. It requires the candidate's email and a password.

2. Fill out the required information

The candidate will be required to fill out their personal information to finish setting up the account.

3. Select a test center and the date

The candidate can then select a date for the test depending upon the availability in their test center.

Important LSAT Registration Dates

United States (Including Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands) and Canada

LSAT Test datesRegistration DateScore Release Dates
Friday, June 10, 2022
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Thursday, April 28, 2022Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Friday, August 12, 2022
Saturday, August 13, 2022
Thursday, June 30, 2022Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Friday, September 26, 2022
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Tuesday, July 26, 2022Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Friday, October 14. 2022
Saturday, October 6, 2022
Thursday, September 1, 2022Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Friday, November 11, 2022
Saturday, November 12, 2022
Thursday, September 29, 2022Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Friday, January 13, 2023
Saturday, January 14, 2023
Thursday, December 1, 2022Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Friday, February 10, 2023
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Tuesday, December 27, 2022Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Friday, April 14, 2023
Saturday, April 15, 2023
Thursday, March 2, 2023Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Friday, June 9, 2023
Saturday, June 10, 2023
Tuesday, April 25, 2023Wednesday, June 28, 2023
Other Countries conducting the LSAT
LSAT Test datesRegistration dateScore Release Dates
Tuesday, October 18, 2022Thursday, September, 2022Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Tuesday, January 17, 2023 Thursday, December 1, 2022Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 Thursday, March 2, 2023Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Tuesday, June 13, 2023 Tuesday, April 25, 2023Wednesday, June 28, 2023

4. Pay the required fee

The candidate will then have to pay the required fee to register for the test. Candidates taking the test for the first time can choose to register for LSAT score preview which gives them the option to view their score before reporting them to the universities.

LSAT Registration Fees
ServiceAmount payable
LSAT (including LSAT Writing)$200
LSAT Score Preview$45 - $75

5. Register for CAS - optional

Although optional, but highly recommended, the candidate should pay and register for Credential Assembly Service (CAS) to avail of some much-needed benefits.

Registering for Accommodations

The candidates can register for testing accommodations after they have already registered for the test. They will have to upload necessary documents to prove their disability and reasons to register for the accommodations.

Registering for Spanish LSAT

Candidates in Puerto Rico that want to take the test in Spanish can do so by taking the Spanish LSAT that is offered by LSAC only once every year. The Spanish LSAT scores are only accepted by the three law universities in Puerto Rico, namely - University of Puerto Rico School of Law, Inter American University School of Law, and Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law.

Rescheduling LSAT Test

The candidates can request to reschedule or cancel the LSAT test date online by logging into the LSAC account and visiting the Status page. They can be refunded full or partial amounts if they meet the refund deadline.

Cost for LSAT test date changes:
Reschedule/Refund deadlineCharges
Reschedule before the registration deadlineNo charge
Reschedule within 10 days of registration deadline$125
Reschedule up to 11:59 (ET) on the night before the first day of testing$200
Request refund before the refund deadline$200 - full refund
Request refund before the partial refund date$50 - partial refund

For further specific queries, the LSAC’s Candidate Services team can be contacted by emailing

2022-23 LSAT Test Dates

All About LSAT

Legal Studies

Studying Law Abroad