Assistant Dean, Admissions & Financial Aid
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School
Rebecca L. Scheller joined the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2008 as the Assistant Director for Admissions & Financial Aid, and has served as the Assistant Dean for Admissions & Financial Aid since 2011. Dean Scheller previously practiced at DeWitt LLP in Madison.
Dean Scheller earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School. While a law student, she served as an intern for Justice N. Patrick Crooks of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. She was President of the UW Law Mock Trial team, Secretary of the Latino/a Law Students Association, and Articles Editor and Symposium Editor of the Wisconsin Women's Law Journal (now the Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender and Society). She was named the 2006 recipient of the Leonard Loeb Scholarship conferred by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in recognition of both academic excellence and strong interest in family law, and also received the Julie Strasser Scholarship Award while in law school.