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Requirements for the Bar Examinations

new applicants or bar repeaters), printed on 8x13 SIZED BOND PAPER.

on examination days and close at 7:30 A. communication gadgets or any other electronic device is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. consult the bulletin boards along the ground corridors and on the floor to which you are assigned for your room assignment.M.M. 1968) 3.. You are required to come early. October 1. 6. other radio or stereo equipment. and 12:00 P. cellphones. tape recorders. Failure to take the test in any subject will bar you from taking the rest of the examinations. No refund of the examination fee will be allowed.RULES ON THE CONDUCT OF THE BAR EXAMINATIONS 1. Always bring with you your Notice of Admission. seventy-five percent (75%) of the said fee may be applied to a future Bar Examinations. 4. For an easy and orderly location of your assigned building and room..M. cameras.M. and 1:30 P. In case you are unable to take the examinations. you are . (Res. 7. 5. Bringing of deadly weapons. which shall serve as your pass to the examination compound/room. 2. Gates open at 5:00 A. afterwhich no one will be allowed to enter without permission from the Chairman. whether or not your petition to take the Bar Examinations is approved. Upon arrival at the examination compound in the morning of each examination day.

8. As mandated by the De la Salle University Administration SMOKING is STRICTLY PROHIBITED anywhere within the premises even in open spaces. All books and notes should then be placed in front of the room. given name and middle name – on the first line. An examinee will be considered cheating if caught with notes or “codigos” during the examination. At the sound of the FIRST BELL (7:45 A. Eating is however allowed in the following areas: a) gazebo area. 11. A name card will be given to you by the headwatcher which should be STRICTLY ACCOMPLISHED in the following manner and order: 1. 10. you are required to proceed to your room assignment and not to wander around. When you arrive at the examination area. Eating inside the classrooms and anywhere inside the examination buildings is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. and c) Chess Plaza. INDICATE THE SCHOOL where you finished your law course at the bottom of the card. . no examinee will be allowed to leave the room. but you have to conduct yourself properly by avoiding loud discussions and conversations. b) pebble wash area. 2. PRINT your complete name as follows – family name.). 9. You will be allowed to enter your room before the start of the examination upon submission of your Notice of Admission to the headwatcher. and 1:45 P. 3.M. Affix your CUSTOMARY SIGNATURE on the second line. Attend to your personal needs before the FIRST BELL.required to wear your color-coded Identification Card at all times.M.

Variation in the color of ink and the style of your handwriting should be avoided. DO NOT WRITE YOUR NAME IN THE NOTEBOOK OR MAKE ANY UNNECESSARY MARKING OR USE ANY . and. Ask the headwatcher to SEAL THE ENVELOPE. 14. Anyone caught answering before the Second Bell will be dealt with accordingly. Begin answering at the sound of the SECOND BELL (8:00 A. 12. 15. He/she has the discretion on which part to answer first. INSERT the name card into the envelope.M. Examinees may start writing their answers for each part beginning on the page of the notebook where the words “Begin Answering on this Page” appear.M. 5.). There will still be one (1) set of questionnaire and notebook per Bar subject but the same shall be divided into said Part I and Part II. and 2:00 P. Per SC Resolution dated 3 February 2009 in Bar Matter No. 6. namely: Part I and Part II. after the headwatcher has signed at the back thereof .4. which is attached to the examination notebook. each Bar subject is now divided into two (2) parts. 1161 (Re: Proposed Reforms in the Bar Examinations). Affix your RIGHT THUMBMARK on the space provided therefor. In correcting a mistake in your answer. Only fountain pens and sign pens in permanent blue. DO NOT ERASE OR TEAR OFF ANY PAGE OF THE NOTEBOOK. simply draw a line across the word or words you want to change. 13. blue-black or black ink should be used during examinations.

. 16. C. In case all the front pages have been consumed. etc. The THIRD BELL signifies that only five (5) minutes are left before the end of the examination. When you finish answering or at the sound of the FOURTH BELL (12:00 NOON and 5:00 P. ANY VIOLATION OF THE FOREGOING RULES WILL BE CONSIDERED SUFFICIENT CAUSE EXAMINATION EXAMINATIONS. After every examination and before leaving the room. 21. Your Notice of Admission will be retained by the headwatcher at the end of the last examination. 20. as the case may be. 18. Names of persons should be represented by letters of the alphabet such as A. ask for your Notice of Admission from the headwatcher who shall accomplish the certification at the back thereof..IMPERTINENT EXPRESSION which may be construed as a means of identifying your notebook. Write your answers on one side of the paper only – on the face and not on the back page. 19. submit your notebook together with the questionnaire. i. unless particular names are called for. B. you may use the back pages commencing on the first leaf and so on. Legal Ethics and Practical Exercises. 17. AND FOR THE NULLIFICATION DISQUALIFICATION FROM OF FUTURE YOUR BAR .M.e.).