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.

2018 Orientation Dates

  • August 28: LEO Orientation
  • August 29 - August 31: 1L Orientation (mandatory)
  • August 30 (tentative): Transfer Student Orientation
  • September 5: Classes Begin

Orientation Schedules (2018 Schedules Forthcoming)

Orientation includes:

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

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