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.

2016 Orientation Dates

  • August 29: LEO Orientation

  • August 30 - September 1: 1L Orientation

  • September 1: Tentative date for Transfer Student Orientation

  • September 6: Classes Begin

Sample Orientation Schedules
2016 schedules forthcoming

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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