The Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Our programs give students the knowledge and hands-on experience to be policy leaders. Are you ready to make a difference?
Learn from the experts. Our award-winning faculty research policy solutions that address family finance, public health, global economics, and much more.
The Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin–Madison is a leading academic institution in improving the design, implementation, and evaluation of public policy and the practice of governance.
Ben Vargas, MIPA
"I was drawn to the Accelerated MIPA program when I learned that I could gain skills and earn a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in five years by the age of 22."
Liliana Keomanivong Teniente, MPA
"As a true believer in 'The Wisconsin Idea,' I have always sought to take my own learning beyond the boundaries of this campus, help others, and create positive change."
Elizabeth Johnson, MPA, MPH
"If you are looking to create a better future for yourself or the world, you will have the opportunity to learn how to do that here at La Follette."