Take control of your financial future! Workshops are added throughout the academic year, so check back often.

Questions? Contact the Admissions and Financial Aid Office.

Workshops & WEBINARS 2022-2023

Road to Zero: a Strategic Approach to Student Loan Repayment by AccessLex CENTER FOR FINANCIAL CAPABILITY®
When: Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 12-1 PM & 4:30-5:30 PM
Where: UW Law School, Room TBD
Student loan repayment can feel overwhelming, but you can chart a path to a debt-free future. Covering all of the essential details, including repayment plan options, consolidation, loan forgiveness and more, this workshop will provide the information and next steps you need to get you on the road to zero student debt.
Your PSLF Action Plan by AccessLex CENTER FOR FINANCIAL CAPABILITY®
When: Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 12-1 PM & 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Where: UW Law School, Room TBD
Public Service Loan Forgiveness can seem confusing, but it’s achievable if you know the steps to take. This session will help you understand the requirements of PSLF and help you get on – and stay on! – track for forgiveness.
One-on-One MAX Coaching with AccessLex CENTER FOR FINANCIAL CAPABILITY®
When: Tuesday, October 11 & Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - Times Vary
Where: UW Law School, Room TBD
AccessLex Institute will also offer one-on-one appointments.

Appointments are limited, and for this reason appointments will be made on a first-come, first-served basis for 3Ls. If spots remain open, 1Ls and 2Ls will be invited to sign up. 
MONEY AND YOUR CAREER: LEGAL SALARIES, TAXES, AND BENEFITS with AccessLex CENTER FOR FINANCIAL CAPABILITY®
When: Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 12-1 PM & 6-7 PM
Where: Webinar
Whether you accept a position in public service or big law, plan to open your own practice, or follow any other professional path, there is more to know than just your starting salary. This webinar provides a financial analysis of various legal professions and helps you understand the financial impact of your employment decision—including pay, benefits, taxation, cost of living and more.
FUNDING YOUR BAR EXAM EXPERIENCE with AccessLex CENTER FOR FINANCIAL CAPABILITY®
When: Thursday, February 16, 2023 12-1 PM & 6-7 PM
Where: Webinar
Costs associated with sitting for the bar can add up, especially when you aren’t working yet. This webinar will help you estimate your expenses – from preparation through passing – and provide you with resources to create your strategic plan for managing the cost of your bar study.
Federal Loan Repayment Strategies by Dr. Jeff Hanson
When: Monday, February 27, 2023, 12-1 PM
Where: Webinar
Dr. Jeff Hanson is a nationally-recognized economist who specializes in working with student loan borrowers regarding student loan repayment. This interactive webinar will focus on developing a strategic plan for managing loan repayment successfully, including selection of the payment plan that best achieves your goals, evaluating the pros and cons of refinancing federal student loans, taking advantage of loan forgiveness programs when you qualify, and more.
Public Service Loan Repayment Strategies by Dr. Jeff Hanson
When: Tuesday, February 28, 2023, 12-1 PM
Where: Webinar
Dr. Jeff Hanson is a nationally-recognized economist who specializes in working with student loan borrowers to explore all options available for repayment, including the options available to you in managing this important financial responsibility while employed in public service. This interactive webinar will focus on developing a strategic plan for managing loan repayment successfully, including information about Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF), Income-Driven Repayment (IDR) plans, and Loan Repayment Assistance Programs (LRAPs).
One-on-One Student Loan Repayment Counseling Appointments with Dr. Jeff Hanson
When: Monday, February 27 & Tuesday, February 28, 2023, Times Vary
Where: Via Zoom
Dr. Hanson will also offer one-on-one appointments to assist students with creating their loan repayment action plan. This is an invaluable opportunity to further explore your loan repayment options with an expert in the field.

Tuition & Financial Aid Pages

Office of Student Financial Aid

333 East Campus Mall #9701, Madison, WI 53715

finaid@finaid.wisc.edu

608-262-3060

Law School Admissions & Financial Aid Office

975 Bascom Mall, Room 4314, Madison, WI 53706

admissions@law.wisc.edu

608-262-5914

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