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

  • Marisa Ross (MPA, PhD)

    Even as an out-of-state student, I was aware of the La Follette School’s glowing reputation and the high quality of public administration research conducted here, so I was particularly interested in learning from some true experts.

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.

News

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Jan 21
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
DemSem: Peter Catron (U of Washington)
Friday, Jan 24
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Job Talk - Public Management
Friday, Jan 24
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Legislative Audit Bureau and Legislative Fiscal Bureau site visits
Tuesday, Jan 28
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Book talk with Bianca Baldridge
Tuesday, Jan 28
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Job Talk - Public Management
Tuesday, Jan 28
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
DemSem: Lauren Schmitz (UW-Madison)
Thursday, Jan 30
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Household Finance Research Seminar
Friday, Jan 31
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Presentation by Bradley Hardy
Friday, Jan 31
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Department of Health Services site visit
Monday, Feb 03
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
What's it Like to Work or Intern at the CIA

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