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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

2016 Graduates - Bar Application Now Available

The paper application for admission to the practice of law in Wisconsin through Diploma Privilege for 2016 graduates is now available at http://www.wicourts.gov/services/attorney/bardiploma.htm The e-app is not yet available; according to the B ...

Posted Oct 15, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

December Graduates - Apply to Graduate

If you plan to graduate in December 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 be found here: http://registra ...

Posted Oct 15, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

Credit changes due Sept. 25 (Friday) for variable credit courses

2Ls and 3Ls: If you are enrolled in a variable credit course (including clinicals, externships, and journals) for Fall 2015 this Friday, September 25, 2015 is the last day you may change your credits on your own using “edit” in MY UW Stud ...

Posted Sep 23, 2015 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

Graduation Intentions-Due TODAY (Friday)

All 3Ls, along with any 2L expecting to graduate on or before August 2016, must complete the Graduation Intentions form and submit it to Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar, Room 5107, registrar@law.wisc.edu. Thank you to all the students who have alread ...

Posted Sep 18, 2015 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

Graduation Intentions-Due FRIDAY

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Posted Sep 16, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

3Ls-Turn in your Graduation Intentions form

All 3Ls should complete and submit the Graduation Intentions form by Friday, September 11. A copy of the green form was placed in all 3L hang files and is also available online here: http://law.wisc.edu/current/forms.htm. The form may be turned ...

Posted Sep 8, 2015 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

Info Session for December 2015 Graduates

Wednesday, April 8, noon in Room 2225. If you are considering graduating in December 2015 you are encouraged to attend this general information session with Law School Registrar Amy Arntsen. Degree audits, applying for diploma privilege, and com ...

Posted Apr 2, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

Expected May Graduates List Posted

The names of J.D. students expected to graduate in May 2015 is posted in the Registrar's display case in the back of the atrium. If your name is not on that list and you do plan to graduate in May, please let Amy Arntsen (registrar@law.wisc.ed ...

Posted Feb 26, 2015 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

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 2015 Ceremony whether you are participating in the ...

Posted Feb 4, 2015 by Amy Arntsen

Info Session for December Grads-

If you are planning on graduating December 2014 (or still considering the possibility) this information session is for you! Tuesday, April 15, noon - 1 in Room 2225. Law Registrar Amy Arntsen will review application deadlines for diploma privil ...

Posted Apr 7, 2014 by Amy Arntsen

Aug Grads - Diploma Privilege Early App Deadline

   For students expecting to graduate in AUGUST 2014, the early application deadline for diploma privilege admission is March 17, 2014. Instructions along with the application packet is on the BBE website at http://www.wicourts.gov/for ...

Posted Mar 3, 2014 by Amy Arntsen

May Grads--Have you applied to graduate yet?

From the campus registrar: Apply to Graduate Professional degree students : To apply for graduation, a student must indicate the term (semester an ...

Posted Feb 18, 2014 by Amy Arntsen, Registrar

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 Feb 10, 2014 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

Monitoring your progress towards graduation

Worksheets are provided on the Current Students forms page for students to track their progress towards graduation and diploma privilege. Once filled in the forms may be saved and then updated each semester. The forms indicate the requirements ...

Posted Feb 10, 2014 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

UW-Madison cancels Tuesday morning classes; Law Library to close at 9 p.m. Monday

UW-Madison has canceled Tuesday morning classes, although campus will remain open. Classes with start times of noon or later on Tuesday will be held. Any instructor not planning to hold class Tuesday afternoon must contact students in his or her ...

Posted Jan 27, 2014 by Law School News

New Order of the Coif Rules Interpretation

   The eligibility requirements for The Order of the Coif have recently been changed at the national level, making things far easier for transfer students to be eligible. The eligibility requirements are here .

Posted Jan 23, 2014 by Amy Arntsen, Law Registrar

December Graduates

The 2013 Winter Commencement Brochure is now available. The 2013 Winter Commencement will be on Sunday, December 22 at 10 a.m. at the Kohl Center. The Law School will host a reception for graduates, friends and family immediately following the ...

Posted Oct 22, 2013 by Amy Arntsen

Graduation Intentions

Graduation Intention forms have been distributed to all 3L hang files and by email. If you have not submitted your form please do so as soon as possible. These forms are used internally and also for the purposes of the Board of Bar Examiners. ...

Posted Sep 20, 2013 by Amy Arntsen

Dec. 21: UW-Madison will resume normal operations

Campus Update: The UW-Madison will resume normal operations on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. The UW-Madison will resume normal operations on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012.All scheduled final exams will take place on Friday and Saturday in the normal manner. St ...

Posted Dec 20, 2012 by Law School News

Law School building closed Thursday, 10/4, during president's visit

Due to the president’s visit the Law School building will be closed all day Thursday, October 4 until 6 p.m. (or until clearance is granted). Students should await details from their instructors on alternative arrangements. Employees will rec ...

Posted Oct 2, 2012 by Law School News

Curriculum Information Sessions

In an effort to help students, particularly first year students, decide on the appropriate courses to register for in the next academic year, the Law School schedules programs in which faculty who teach in a particular ...

Posted Mar 9, 2012 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

Emergency Exan Rescheduling and Managing Stress

Please remember to take care of yourself during the final exam period. Be sure to get adequate rest and to take intermittent breaks while studying. Leave time for meals and exercise.The final exam period is from Saturday, December 10th through ...

Posted Dec 9, 2011 by Mike Hall

Spring 2012 Registration

Registration for the Spring 2012 will begin on November 14th for 3L students. On November 15th, 2L students will begin registering.

Posted Oct 10, 2011 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Preparing for December Exams

If you intend to take Law School Fall 2010 proctored final exams using your laptop, please download the updated Fall 2010  Exam4 Secure exam software now and test it out. Here is the website link for downloading Exam4 software for La ...

Posted Nov 30, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

First-Year Elective Choices

This message is pertinent to First-year students.Please join us at an Informational Session on First-Year Electives on Friday, October 22nd . Sessions will be held at 9:55 and 12:05 in Room 2260. Professors will be available to answer your ques ...

Posted Oct 18, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Need to reschedule a fall exam?

   Law students must take final examinations at the scheduled times, unless there are "extraordinary and compelling circumstances" or the Rules of the Law School specifically provide for re-scheduling.  See http://law.wisc.edu/c ...

Posted Oct 13, 2010 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

1L Career Services Orientation sessions

The Career Services Office has scheduled two identical orientation sessions for 1Ls on Career Services resources and how to plan for the first summer job search. This is a mandatory orientation and 1Ls ...

Posted Oct 11, 2010 by Jane Heymann, Assistant Dean for Career Services

How to Change Variable Credit Courses

If you need to change your credit on a variable credit course, you may do so on-line in My UW until October 1 using "Edit."  For clinicals or Journals, check with your instructor/editor/supervisor first before doing so. After October ...

Posted Sep 15, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Registration for the November 6 MPRE

The Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam will be offered at the Law School on the morning of Saturday, November 6, 2010. A passing score on the MPRE is required for admission to practice in every state except Wisconsin, Maryland and ...

Posted Sep 13, 2010 by Kate McMahan

Add/Drop Dates for the Fall 2010 semester

Please be aware of the following deadlines: Last day to drop courses or withdraw without notations on a transcript: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 Last day to add courses: Friday, September 17, 2010.

Posted Sep 8, 2010 by Joanna Binsfeld, Associate Student Services Coordinator

Dual degree students should verify their tuition and fees for 2010-2011

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Posted Aug 19, 2010 by Ruth Robarts, Assistant Dean for Student & Academic Affairs

[3L Students] Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

[2L Students] Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter

Registration Update: August 16

   Here is the sixth in a series of Registration & Curriculum updates for the Fall 2010 Semester.  Please read this entire message, which contains 2 items : (1) Newly-added course: Law 904-004: Sel. Prob. Con Law: 4th, 5t ...

Posted Aug 17, 2010 by newsletter, newsletter


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