Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Admissions

Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs AdmissionsThe Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs is a highly ranked program that attracts outstanding students from across the United States and around the world to its highly respected graduate programs in public affairs and international public affairs and dual degree programs. Students are admitted in comparatively small numbers that encourage cooperation across cohorts and permit the La Follette School faculty to know, advise, and mentor students.
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Student Profiles

  • Kirsten Jacobson, MIPA

    My interest in policy stems from the idea that if you would like to see positive change, you need to take informed action.

Alumni Profiles

  • Michele Dickinson, left, chats with fellow alumni at the Madison Reception on February 2, 2017.

    Michele Dickinson (MPA ’14)

    Taking the quantitative analysis coursework – both semesters of statistics and cost-benefit analysis – was key in helping me be prepared for state budget work immediately after graduation.

News



Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Jun 27
6:00 PM -
DC Bobs Nerd Night
Wednesday, Jun 28
8:30 AM -
Catalysts for Science Policy - UW Madison - General Body Meeting
Wednesday, Jun 28
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Financial Coaching and Medication Adherence: The Potential for a New Model
Thursday, Jun 29
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Soil Variation and Why it Matters
Tuesday, Jul 11
DC Bobs and Friends Happy Hour and Networking
Wednesday, Jul 19
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Institute for Research on Poverty Webinar - Alexes Harris
Wednesday, Jul 26
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WISCAPE Budget Panel
Wednesday, Aug 30
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
New Grad Student Welcome
Thursday, Aug 31
8:30 AM -
Orientation

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