Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
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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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The Value of Public Policy Education


Student Profiles

  • Laura Bunn

    Laura Bunn, MIPA '20

    I highly recommend applying for the La Follette School Summer Policy Learning Experience (internship grant) – it made possible my internship in Portugal!

Alumni Profiles

  • Don Eggert (MPA ’15)

    The depth and breadth of La Follette coursework gave me the confidence to feel that I can tackle any assignment handed to me.


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Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 09
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Graduation 2021
Thursday, May 13
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online Alumni Reunion

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Undergraduate Certificate


With support from the Kohl Initiative, the La Follette School’s undergraduate certificate in public policy helps train future leaders today.

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