ABA Questionnaire & Application Resources

Questionnaires & Applications

Standard 306 Variance Forms

ABA – Standard 306 Variance Modification Notification Form

ABA Questionnaires

Login: ABAQuest Web Based System
(Annual, Bar Passage, Employment, and Foreign Program Annual Questionnaires)

To obtain login information, contact Ken Williams:

Annual Questionnaire

Due date: October 15th, 2020

Bar Passage Questionnaire

Employment Questionnaire

Self Study (SEQ, 2020-2021)

Questionnaires for Programs Offered in a Location Outside the United States

Substantive Change Questionnaires

*Applications received less than 60 days prior to the next meeting are carried over to the following meeting. See the chart below for deadlines.

Meeting Dates Application Deadlines
May 14-16, 2020
March 16, 2020
August 13-15, 2020
June 15, 2020
November 19-21, 2020
September 21, 2020
February 18-20, 2021
December 21, 2020
May 13-15, 2021
March 15, 2021

Questionnaire Discussion Group

The Section hosts a discussion group for administrative staff at ABA-approved law schools who are responsible for completing the ABA Annual Questionnaire. To join, send a request to LEAP-ABAQUESTIONNAIRE-request@mail.americanbar.org

ABA Standards and Rules of Procedure for Approval of Law Schools

Official Guide to ABA-Approved Law Schools

Training Workshops

2019 Site Evaluation Questionnaire and Annual Questionnaire Training
July 12, 2019
Chicago, IL

Past Site Evaluation Questionnaire and Annual Questionnaire Training
July 13, 2018
Chicago, IL
Training Materials

Site Evaluation Workshops and Materials 

Teach-Out Plan Documents

Form A: Teach-Out Plan for Rule 29
Form B: Teach-Out Agreement for Rule 29
Guidance Memo on Teach-Out Plans (May 2017)