Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
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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

  • Ruanda McFerren, MPA, MS

    I chose to pursue an MPA and an MS in urban planning to gain a deeper understanding of the policies that shaped the social environments I encountered in my work.

Alumni Profiles

  • Demetri Vincze (MPA '16)

    My La Follette experience has enabled me to see how data can drive policy as well as consider its implications for program evaluation and performance management.

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Spotlight


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Dec 19
12:15 PM - 12:20 PM
DemSem: WINTER RECESS, no seminar
Tuesday, Dec 26
12:15 PM - 12:20 PM
DemSem: WINTER RECESS, no seminar
Tuesday, Jan 23
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
DemSem: Matthew Hall (Cornell University)
Tuesday, Jan 30
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
DemSem: David Kaplan (UW-Madison)
Thursday, Feb 01
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Madison Alumni & Friends Reception
Monday, Mar 19
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Visit Day for Prospective Students (tent.)
Wednesday, Apr 18
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Public Sector Leadership within the American Free-Enterprise System
Sunday, May 13
La Follette School Graduation

Full Calendar