Due to COVID-19 staff protocols, the Admissions Office is closed for campus visits at this time.

We hope to be able to resume campus visits as soon as possible and will keep this page updated accordingly. If you would like to schedule a meeting with an admissions counselor, via phone or videochat, please email us at admissions@law.wisc.edu.

Experiencing Campus

The Law School is situated on historic Bascom Hill, in the heart of the beautiful University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Abe Lincoln sculpture in front of Bascom Hall

Exploring Madison

Madison is a quintessential college town, with amazing access to outdoor recreation, the arts, sports and a thriving intellectual community.

aerial view of Madison

About Madison

As the state capital, Madison is home to the Supreme Court of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, and various state and federal government agencies, all within walking distance from UW Law. 

Wisconsin is an easy drive or bus ride from Chicago or Minneapolis, and major airlines serve both Madison and Milwaukee with frequent flights to and from the major hubs.

Wisconsin map

Admissions Visits 

Due to COVID-19, we are currently unable to host in-person visits with prospective and admitted students

***Please contact us at admissions@law.wisc.edu to arrange a Zoom or Teams meeting with an admissions representative until we are able to resume in-person visits and tours.***  

Last updated 05/19/2020  

The Admissions Office welcomes admitted students and prospective students to visit us here in Madison.

Visits usually include a meeting with an admissions counselor and a tour of the building with a current student. Allow approximately 90 minutes for the counselor visit and the tour. We can also usually arrange for visitors to sit in on a first year class.

In addition to scheduling visits with the Admissions Office, be sure to also check out the Admissions Events page for more opportunities to visit.

For Prospective Students

We encourage prospective students to attend one of our Monday morning group visits this Spring. Group visits include more information about how to apply and how to stand out as an applicant.

Group visits begin at 9:15 am on Mondays. Contact us at admissions@law.wisc.edu to confirm your visit.

Please let us know if you're not available on Monday mornings, and we'll try to set up an individual visit to accommodate you.

For Admitted Students

We hope you'll join us to study here in the Fall.

In general, we're open for visitors Tuesday afternoons and Wednesday & Friday mornings. We'll do our best to accommodate your schedule.

Contact us at 608-262-5914 or admissions@law.wisc.edu with a few days & times that work for you and we'll set up an itinerary.

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