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Regarded as one of the nation’s preeminent law schools, the University of Wisconsin Law School is defined by its tradition of excellence and innovation, the school’s setting in the heart of one of the world’s leading research universities, and its law-in-action approach to teaching and learning the law — an approach that differentiates it from other law schools. Today, top students are drawn to UW Law School for its stimulating and supportive atmosphere, the diverse student body, and the tremendous educational value provided by world-class faculty and programs.

Thanks to gifts from alumni and friends, the School continues its transformative educational mission while preserving the extraordinary quality of the UW Law experience. Your support helps to attract a talented and diverse student body, hire and retain our world-class faculty, and offer an unrivaled portfolio of experiential learning opportunities for students. All this enhances the Law School’s national reputation, increasing the value of a UW Law degree.

As part of the University of Wisconsin’s All Ways Forward Campaign, UW Law School has set a goal of $35 million. If you would like to discuss how you can move UW Law forward, contact Mindy Petersen. Your financial support can help in following areas:

  • Recruit Great Students
  • Hire and Support a World-Class University
  • Support and Sustain innovative Programming
  • Expand the Boundaries of Knowledge

Centers and Institutes

  • Give to Economic Justice Institute Fund
  • Give to Friends of Remington Center Fund

Special Programs and Funds

  • Give to East Asian Legal Studies Center Fund
  • Give to James E. Jones, Jr. Fund
  • Give to Law and Entrepreneurship General Fund
  • Give to Legal Education Opportunities Enrichment Fund