LSAT is administered in two parts. The first part consists of multiple-choice questions and the second part is an unscored LSAT Writing sample.
From August 2021, there will be an additional unscored variable section apart from the three scored sections like the pre-Covid time. There will be a 10-minute break between the second and third sections. However, the unscored section can come in any order during the test.
The three scored sections consisting of multiple MCQs are:
The second part of the LSAT i.e., the writing sample is and administered separately and conducted online through secure proctoring software.
Candidates have the flexibility to choose the date of appearing for the writing sample as early as eight days prior to the date of the first part of the LSAT which are MCQs. Writing sample is used to analyze your reasoning, clarity, organization, language usage, and writing mechanics. It is also sent to all the LAW schools that the candidate applies for.