Law School Exchange Programs

Information for Current UW Law Students


Participating in a UW Law School Exchange Program

The Law School participates in twelve exchange programs with foreign universities. In an exchange program, UW students pay the same tuition and fees to UW that they would pay for a semester at UW but attend foreign law schools or programs. In exchange the foreign schools send their students to the UW Law School. Some of the foreign programs are taught in English while others require proficiency in another language. Currently, the UW Law School has exchange programs with the following institutions:

Application procedure, deadline and decision

We will have an information session on Study Abroad during the fall semester to discuss the various study abroad options available to students and another session in the spring semester to explain the application and selection process.  All interested law students are welcome.  Questions? contact Sumudu Atapattu

Follow up Information session on Study Abroad: February 12, 2018, Room 3260

Application deadline for 2018-19: February 23, 2018

Send application form and other documents on or before the deadline to: Sumudu Atapattu, Director, Research Centers (6218 Law)

Deadline to notify students: March 6, 2018

CISI Insurance

UW-Madison requires all students participating in a UW-sponsored program to obtain CISI insurance.  Please give the completed application form and a check for the correct amount (please note that partial months count as full months) to Sumudu Atapattu, Director, Research Centers (6218 Law) at least 2 weeks prior to departure.

This is a mandatory requirement.  The failure to obtain CISI insurance before departure may result in being unable to transfer credits upon return.

CISI Insurance Application form

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