UW Law School Orientation

Welcome to the University of Wisconsin Law School!

Orientation is designed to introduce you to our institution, law school culture, and legal education. With a focus on academic preparation, you will learn how to be an active and engaged member of the UW Law School community.

2015 Orientation Dates

Detailed schedule forthcoming

  • Tuesday, August 25: LEO Orientation

  • Wednesday - Friday, August 26 - 28: 1L Orientation

  • Friday, August 28: Transfer Student Orientation

  • Wednesday, September 2: Classes Begin

Orientation Schedules

Orientation includes:

  • Small Section Meetings with Professors
  • Practicing Lawyers Panel
  • Presentations on Professionalism and Financial Aid
  • Class Simulation
  • Organizations Fair
  • Community Outreach Day
  • Tours of the Law School and Law Library
  • Social events


Watch a video about Community Outreach Day 2014

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