August 18, 2017

South Dakota

General website for forms & instructions

Links to Accommodation Request Forms

  • Form A – Reasonable Testing Accommodations Questionnaire
    • To be completed by all applicants who request reasonable testing accommodation.
  • Form B – Disability Documentation
    • To be completed by a physician or licensed professional for each applicant.
  • Form B-LD – Supplemental Documentation for Learning Disabilities
    • To be completed by licensed professional of applicant requesting accommodations due to a learning disability other than AD/HD.
  • Form B-AD/HD – Supplemental Documentation for Learning Disabilities
    • To be completed by licensed professional of applicant requesting accommodation due to a learning disability of AD/HD.
  • Form C – Law School Statement Regarding Testing Accommodations Granted
    • To be completed by law school for applicants who received accommodations during law school.

Links to Statutes, Regulations, Rules Regarding Bar Exam Accommodations

(See South Dakota Board of Bar Examiners Policy on Applicants with Disabilities)

Links to Statutes, Regulations, Rules on Character & Fitness Requirements

(See § 16-16-2.1 to § 16-16-2.6)

Moral Character Determination Application

Cases on Bar Exam Accommodations or Character & Fitness Inquiries (South Dakota)

In re Reasonable Testing Accommodations of LaFleur, 722 N.W. 2d 559 (S.D. 2006)