Accommodations That May Be Available on the LSAT

The following is a non-exhaustive list of testing accommodations that may be available on the LSAT (or may have an equivalent accessibility feature on the Digital LSAT or the LSAT Writing). The inclusion of a particular accommodation in the list below does not guarantee that you will receive this accommodation if requested. Each request is reviewed, and a decision whether to grant any testing accommodations is made, on a case-by-case basis in accordance with LSAC’s stated policies.

  • Unified English Braille (UEB) version of the LSAT
  • Large print (e.g., 18-point font or higher) test book
  • Screen-readable HTML test (including, where applicable, use of screen-reader software (e.g., JAWS))
  • Extended test time
  • Use of spell check
  • Use of a reader
  • Use of an amanuensis (scribe)
  • Additional rest time during breaks (standard break is 10–15 minutes between third and fourth sections)
  • Breaks between sections
  • Sit/stand with a podium
  • Wheelchair accessibility (if table is requested, specify height)
  • Separate room (e.g., small group testing)
  • Private testing room (e.g., low-distraction setting)
  • Stop-the-clock breaks
  • Voice recognition software (e.g., Dragon)
  • Physical prompts (e.g., for candidate with hearing impairments)
  • Reserved or assigned seating location (e.g., seating near the exam proctor)
  • Bring and eat food
  • Permission to bring insulin, check blood sugar
  • Permission to bring and take medications
  • Earplugs
  • Use of magnification devices (e.g., magnification reading glasses, handheld video magnifier, closed circuit television (CCTV), ZoomText)
  • Ability to pace (walk around)
  • Book stand
  • Braille writer
  • Braille graphics and figures
  • Braille Note
  • Braille paper
  • Braille watch
  • Tactile manipulatives (e.g., rubber graph board and tactile letters or pictures; magnetic board with magnetic letters or objects )
  • Use of adaptive writing instruments (e.g., thick or felt-tip pen/marker, pencil grips)
  • Excel spreadsheets

Accommodations Associated with a Paper-and-Pencil Delivered LSAT

The following accommodations are associated with a paper-and-pencil administration of the LSAT, and may not be needed on the Digital LSAT. Candidates are encouraged to review the Digital LSAT specifications and determine their accommodation needs for that test format, as applicable.

  • Alternate non-Scantron answer sheet
  • Scratch paper
  • Use of line marker
  • Marking answer choices in the test book

Accommodations Associated with a Paper-and-Pencil Delivered Writing Sample

The following accommodation is available through the March 2019 LSAT Administration. This accommodation is not required for LSAT Writing.

  • Use of computer and printer for the Writing Sample