Information for Current Graduate Students
General Information for Current Graduate Programs students
Information for Current LLM/SJD Students updates specific to students within the LLM/SJD research program.
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The University of Wisconsin Law School's Graduate Programs offers three degree programs for those who already have a first law degree (J.D., LL.B., or comparable degree from a university outside the United States).
Our degree programs:
- Master of Laws (LL.M.) - Legal Institutions
9-12 month course-based program
Master of Laws (LL.M.)
2-year research-based program
Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.)
4-5 year research-based program
Our fellowship programs:
- William H. Hastie Fellowship Program, an LL.M. degree program that provides an opportunity for lawyers of color to prepare for a career in law teaching.
- Law and Society Fellowship, for scholars who are in the early (pre-tenure) stage of their career.
Eligibility is limited to humanities or social science scholars who
work in the "Law and Society" tradition and plan to compete for a university teaching position in the U.S. market.
- Applying for Financial Assistance (New and Continuing LL.M and S.J.D. Students)
- Estimated Tuition and Living Expenses
- Campus and Visitor Relations
- Office of International Student Services
- Madison Friends of International Students
- Information in Thai: Alumnus Nisit Intamano has written a letter for potential Thai applicants.