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University of Wisconsin Law School

Admissions Profile

Admission rate %:
50%
Number students applying:
1,371
Number students accepted:
684
First-year attrition rate:
5%

LSAT Scores 2014

75th percentile:
163
Median:
161
25th percentile:
157

GPA 2014

75th percentile:
3.76
Median:
3.62
25th percentile:
3.30

Financial Profile

Tuition and Fees Full-time Part-time
Resident $21,372 $1,875
Non-resident $40,068 $3,433
Living Expenses Full-time
On Campus $19,676
Off Campus $19,676                 

Education Life Profile

School Population

Total number students enrolled:
573
Number students enrolled full-time:
524
Number students enrolled part-time:
48
Number of first-year students:
164

Gender Diversity

% Women faculty:
50%
% Women students:
43%

Ethnic / Racial / Global Diversity

% Minority faculty:
14%
% Minority students:
19%
% International students:
4%

Academic Profile

Student Opportunities

Number of law journals:
3
Names of law journals:
Wisconsin Law Review, Wisconsin International Law Journal; Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society
% of students involved in law journals:
37%
Number of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
Names of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
% of students in faculty-supervised clinical courses:
94%
% of students in field placements:
55%
% of students in simulation courses:
90%

Curriculum Strengths

Criminal Justice,
Public Interest,
International Law,
Family Law,
Health Law

Graduate Employment Profile

National Employment Rate Percent Number of
Graduates
National Employment Rate 2014 67% 158
National Employment Rate 2013 60% 152
State Employment Rate 2014 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer WI 62% 134
State 2nd Largest Employer IL 9% 19
State 3rd Largest Employer MN 4% 9
State Employment Rate 2013 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer WI 63% 137
State 2nd Largest Employer IL 8.3% 18
State 3rd Largest Employer NY 4.1% 9

Employment by Job Categories

Law Firm Solo
3.7%
Law Firm 2-10
14.7%
Law Firm 11-25
5%
Law Firm 26-50
2.8%
Law Firm 51-100
0.9%
Law Firm 101-250
3.7%
Law Firm 251-500
4.6%
Law Firm 501+
4.6%
Law Firm Unknown Size
5.5%
Business & Industry
14.2%
Government
12.8%
Public Interest / Service
7.3%
Clerkships Federal
0.9%
Clerkships State / Local
5.5%
Education / Academia
1.8%
Other
0.5%

First-Time Bar Pass Rates

Bar Exam Eligibility:
Most Current
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 WI 100% 90%
State 2
State 3
One Year Prior
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 WI 100% 86%
State 2
State 3
Two Years Prior State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 WI 100% 89%
State 2
State 3

Type of School

Accreditation Status:
ABA Accredited
Public / Private:
Public
Part-time:
Yes
Affiliation:
Feeder School 1:
Feeder School 2:
Feeder School 3:

Student Bar Association

Contact Phone:
URL (if any):

Link to Lawdragon Survey

Link to Survey:

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School Information

975 Bascom Mail
Madison, WI 53706
Region:
Great Lakes
Main Phone:
608-262-2240
Admissions Phone:
608-262-5914
School Website:

Administration

Dean of School:
Margaret
Raymond
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
Carleton College
Law Degree:
JD
School:
Columbia University
Graduate Degree:
School:
Director of Admissions:
Rebecca
Scheller
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Law Degree:
JD
School:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Graduate Degree:
School:

Reputation Profile

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