University of Wisconsin–Madison

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.

Orientation Information

2019 Dates

  • August 27: LEO Orientation
  • August 28 - August 30: 1L Orientation (mandatory)
  • TBD: Transfer Student Orientation
  • September 4: Classes Begin
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Orientation Includes

  • Section meetings with professors
  • Presentations on law school resources
  • Class simulation 
  • Student organizations fair
  • Tours of the Law School and Law Library
  • Social events
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2019 Orientation Survey coming soon!

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