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For 1Ls & 2Ls: Presentation on REGISTRATION & Tracking Progress to GRADUATION

Tuesday, November 14, noon in Room 5240 Law Registrar Amy Arntsen, Associate Director of OCPD Megan Zurbriggen, and Curricular Coordinator & Academic Advisor Jane Heymann present information to ensure you are registering for the classes you ...

Posted Nov 8, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

For 2Ls and 3Ls only: PASS/FAIL OPTION choice(s) for Fall 2017 due Thurs., Dec. 7

PASS/FAIL OPTION choice(s) for Fall 2017 are due Thursday, December 7, 2017 by 11:59 pm. To be eligible to use the Pass/Fail Option choice, you must have earned 25 or more Law School credits prior to this semester, and have used less than two ...

Posted Nov 2, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Info Session for May/August 2018 Grads: 11/9 @ noon

If you are planning on graduating in May or August 2018 this information session is for you! Thursday, November 9, noon - 1 in Room 5240. Law Registrar Amy Arntsen, Associate Director of OCPD Megan Zurbriggen, and Jane Heymann, Curricular Coord ...

Posted Oct 24, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

Graduating Students: BBE Here on Wednesday, November 1

OCPD is sponsoring a "Get Ready to Graduate" Event on Wednesday, Nov. 1, in the atrium. Representatives from the Board of Bar Examiners will be available to answer questions about the Wisconsin Character and Fitness questionnaire, Diploma Privil ...

Posted Oct 24, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

December 2017 Grads: Cap & Gown Rentals Available Now

 Cap & Gown rental for winter (December) commencement is now available in store at the University Book Store. Rentals continue until November 10. For more information: http://www.uwbookstore.com/December-Graduation-Timeline

Posted Oct 19, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

2018 Grads - WI Bar Application website now available

The 2018 application for Diploma Privilege Character and Fitness Certification is now available at https://www.wicourts.gov/services/attorney/bar.htm This application is for those planning to graduate in May, August, or December 2018.

Posted Oct 5, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

Updated December Grad List

   The list of expected December graduates has been updated and is posted in the Registrar's display case in the back of the atrium.

Posted Sep 26, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

DECEMBER GRADUATES LIST POSTED

The list of JD students expected to graduate in December 2017 is posted in the Registrar's display case in the back of the atrium. If your name is incorrectly excluded, please complete the Graduation Intentions survey at https://uwmadison.co1.qu ...

Posted Sep 18, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

1Ls-Have you submitted the Orientation Surveys?

 1Ls -- Please complete these short surveys about your orientation experience: Friday 1L Orientation Survey Thursday 1L Orientation Survey Wednesday 1L Orientation Survey 1L Pre-Orientation Survey LEO Survey Thank you!

Posted Sep 6, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

REQUIRED OF ALL 3Ls-Graduation Intentions Form

   All 3Ls (whether graduating or not): please complete this brief Graduation Intentions form by Friday, September 8. Upon receipt of your signed Graduation Intentions form, the Law Registrar, Amy Arntsen, will review your academic re ...

Posted Sep 6, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

All 5 1L Orientation Surveys

1Ls are invited to complete these short surveys about your orientation experience:Friday 1L Orientation Survey Thursday 1L Orientation Survey Wednesday 1L Orientation Survey 1L Pre-Orientation Survey LEO Survey Thank you! Normal ...

Posted Aug 30, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

May Grads Applying for Bar Admissions in States other than Wisconsin

Each state's bar admission process will require certification of your J.D. degree. All degree certifications may be given directly to Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar (even if the signature required is the Dean's), Room 5107. Some states (including Il ...

Posted Mar 9, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

May Grads - Apply to Graduate

If you plan to graduate in May, and you haven't already done so, you need to apply to graduate through your Student Center in MyUW. Graduation is close so please take care of this as soon as possible. A demonstration video and instructions can ...

Posted Mar 9, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

Info Session for December 2017 Grads

If you are planning to graduate in December 2017 (or considering the possibility) this information session is for you! Thursday, March 30, noon - 1 in Room 5240. Law Registrar Amy Arntsen, Associate Director of OCPD Emily Kite, and Externship D ...

Posted Mar 8, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

Presentation on REGISTRATION & Tracking Progress to GRADUATION

Wednesday, March 29, noon – 1 p.m., Room 5240Amy Arntsen, Registrar Jane Heymann, Externship Director/Curricular Coordinator Emily Kite, Associate Director, OCPD This presentation will provide information to ensure you are registering for the ...

Posted Mar 8, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

2Ls planning to graduate in August 2017

If you are planning to graduate in August 2017, please notify the Law School Registrar (registrar@law.wisc.edu) and make an appointment to meet with her to discuss graduation and diploma privilege concerns.   

Posted Mar 8, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

May Grad List Posted

The list of expected May graduates is posted in the Atrium. If your name is incorrectly included or excluded, please contact Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar. Please check spelling and format of name--as it appears on the list is how it will appear in ...

Posted Feb 27, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

May Grads Applying for Bar Admissions in States other than Wisconsin

Each state's bar admission process will require certification of your J.D. degree. All degree certifications may be given directly to Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar (even if the signature required is the Dean's), Room 5107.Some states (including Ill ...

Posted Feb 13, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

For May Graduates--Apply to Graduate & Graduation Info

If you plan to graduate in May you need to apply to graduate through your Student Center in MyUW. Please take care of this as soon as possible . A demonstration video and instructions can be found here . Read This First! Student Handbook has a ...

Posted Feb 7, 2017 by Amy Arntsen

1L Elective Selections Forms due by 4:30 on 11/23

Elective Selection Forms are due by 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 23 in Room 5110A.For further information, please see Dean Kelly's email of 11/17.   

Posted Nov 22, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

May 2017 Grads - BBE Deadline is Dec. 15

May Grads - the BBE Deadline is 12/15/2016 The early deadline for your diploma privilege application for admission to the bar in Wisconsin is December 15. After that date you will incur a late fee with your application. See that BBE flyer that w ...

Posted Nov 22, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

2Ls & 3Ls - Pass/Fail Option Due Thursday, Dec. 8

Students (2Ls and 3Ls): For Fall 2016 courses that have the pass/fail option, the deadline is Thursday, December 8, 2016 by 11:59 p.m.  (One exception: Prof. Schweitzer's Law 922 SP Jurisprudence: Survey of Legal Systems . The pass/fail ...

Posted Nov 22, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Info Session for May/August 2017 Grads

If you are planning on graduating in May or August 2017 this information session is for you! Thursday, November 10, noon - 1 in Room 5240. Law Registrar Amy Arntsen, Associate Director of OCPD Emily Kite, and Externship Director and Curricular C ...

Posted Nov 2, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

1Ls & 2Ls: Presentation on Registration & Tracking Progress to Graduation

Monday, November 7, noon – 1 p.m., Room 5240 This presentation will provide information to ensure you are registering for the classes you need to graduate with diploma privilege and that best fit your career objectives. It will include an over ...

Posted Nov 2, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

December Grads Bar Admission Ceremony - Jan 18

The Supreme Court has scheduled January's monthly admissions for Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. As in past years, UW & Marquette December graduates will be included. Graduates must have their diploma privilege application deemed c ...

Posted Oct 27, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

3L Getting Ready to Graduate Day-TUESDAY 11/1

From 9 AM – 3 PM, the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners, various bar exam prep providers, and the law school Registrar will be at tables in the Atrium and available to speak with 3L students about their Wisconsin Bar application, bar prep cours ...

Posted Oct 27, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

December Grads - Graduation Photo Oct. 27 (TODAY)

External Affairs has scheduled a photography session for students graduating in December. Photographs will be taken in the Thomas Palay Room on the 6th floor of the Law Library (above the Quarles and Brady Reading Room) on Thursday, Oct. 27, fro ...

Posted Oct 17, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Diploma privilege online bar application now available

The online application for diploma privilege for 2017 graduates is now available at https://www.wicourts.gov/services/attorney/bar.htm

Posted Oct 11, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

December Grads - Cap & Gown Rentals

Academic attire rental is now available for the December Commencement Ceremony from the University Book Store. See the Book Store website for more information and deadlines: http://www.uwbookstore.com/December-Graduation-Timeline

Posted Oct 4, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Last Day to Change Credits in Variable Credit Courses

   2Ls & 3Ls: If you are enrolled in a variable credit course (including clinicals, externships, and journals) for Fall 2016 this Friday, September 30, 2016 is the last day you may change your credits using “edit” in MY UW Stud ...

Posted Sep 29, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Intentions Form due TODAY for all 3Ls

Graduation Intention forms are due today to Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar. Form is available at https://law.wisc.edu/current/forms.html

Posted Sep 16, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Interested in The Order of the Coif?

The Order of the Coif is an honorary group selected from those graduating law students with the highest grade points. Election to The Order of the Coif is based upon a student's final grade point average at graduation, with no more than 10% of ...

Posted Sep 13, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Verify your Enrollment

It is time to verify your enrollment in your Student Center. Confirm that you are properly enrolled in all the classes you think you are enrolled in and for the number of credits you think you are enrolled for. Every semester we have students wh ...

Posted Sep 13, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Intentions Form due Friday for all 3Ls

A “Graduation Intentions” form has been placed in 3L hang files. It is also available on the Forms page. All 3Ls, whether graduating or not , need to submit this form to the Amy Arntsen, Law School Registrar. Please do so as soon as possibl ...

Posted Sep 1, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Aug & Dec 2016 Grads-Electronic Diploma Privelege Application now available

For August 2016 & December 2016 Graduates: The Board of Bar Examiners application for diploma privilege is now an electronic application, available here: https://www.wicourts.gov/services/attorney/bar.htm . Applicants will only be able to fi ...

Posted Jul 12, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

SWEARING-IN TIME CHANGE-Western District

If you have applied and are planning to participate in the Federal Court Wisconsin Western District group swearing-in, please note the ceremony time has been changed. There will only be one ceremony and it is now at 1 p.m.As a reminder, you must ...

Posted May 23, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Upper Level Writing Requirement

If you have completed the Upper Level Writing Requirement, please submit the Upper Level Writing Requirement form if you haven’t already done so. Per Law School Rule 3.11.1, J.D. candidates have an “Upper-level Writing Requirement” and ar ...

Posted May 19, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Verify Summer Enrollment

If you are planning to take credits this summer, please take a look at your Student Center right now and confirm that you are, in fact, enrolled for your classes and for the correct number of credits. If you are taking a variable credit course, ...

Posted May 19, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Upper Level Writing Requirement

If you have completed the Upper Level Writing Requirement, please submit the Upper Level Writing Requirement form if you haven’t already done so. Per Law School Rule 3.11.1, J.D. candidates have an “Upper-level Writing Requirement” and ar ...

Posted May 19, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Preparing to Graduate Checklist

   May grads - the Law School Graduation Checklist is available in Read This First 4.13.1 .

Posted Apr 20, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Admission to the Bar of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin

For May Graduates - If you are interested in applying for admission to the Western District, please review the information in Read This First 4.9 .The instructions for completing the online application have been sent the 3L listserv. Please read ...

Posted Apr 20, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Aug Grads - Diploma Privilege Early App Deadline

For students expecting to graduate in AUGUST 2016, the early application deadline for diploma privilege admission is March 15, 2016. Instructions along with the application packet is on the BBE website at http://www.wicourts.gov/forms1/bbe.htm.

Posted Mar 14, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Info Session for December 2016 Grads

If you are planning on graduating December 2016 (or considering the possibility) this information session is for you! Wednesday, March 30, noon - 1 in Room 5240. Law Registrar Amy Arntsen, Associate Director of OCPD Emily Kite, and Externship Di ...

Posted Mar 14, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Presentation on REGISTRATION & Tracking Progress to GRADUATION

Tuesday, March 29, noon – 1 p.m., Room 5240 Amy Arntsen, Registrar Jane Heymann, Externship Director/Curricular Coordinator Emily Kite, Associate Director, OCPD This presentation will provide information to ensure you are registering for the c ...

Posted Mar 14, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

2Ls planning to graduate in AUGUST

If you are planning to graduate in August, please notify the Law School Registrar (registrar@law.wisc.edu) and make an appointment to meet with her to discuss graduation and diploma privilege concerns.   

Posted Feb 25, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

For May 2016 Graduates

Read This First! Student Handbook now has a section on graduation , including a graduation checklist . Information on the Law School Hooding Ceremony (the Law School Commencement) is available on the Law School commencement website .

Posted Feb 23, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

May Grads - Apply to Graduate

If you are planning to graduate in May you must apply to graduate through your Student Center. You will also be able to indicate if you plan to attend a commencement ceremony. Indicate the May 2016 Ceremony whether you are particip ...

Posted Jan 25, 2016 by Amy Arntsen

Winter Commencement

Sunday, December 20, 10:00 a.m. at the Kohl Center The UW–Madison Winter Commencement ceremony will be held Sunday, December 20, 2015, beginning at 10 a.m. in the Kohl Center, located at 601 West Dayton Street. The ceremony will last approxima ...

Posted Dec 17, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Information Session for May & Aug 2016 Grads

Thursday, Nov. 19, 12 noon, room 5246.This information session will review important graduation considerations. Led by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar, and Emily Kite, Associate Director, OCPD, it will cover graduation & diploma privilege require ...

Posted Nov 6, 2015 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

For 2017 Graduates - Diploma Privilege Information

A flyer from the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners has been emailed to all students on the 2L listserve. If you plan to graduate in 2017 but did not receive the flyer, please email registrar@law.wisc.edu and the flyer will be emailed to you. For ...

Posted Nov 2, 2015 by Amy Arntsen


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