How to apply for our academic programs, including admissions requirements, cost, and why the La Follette School is the right place for you.

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Admission requirements

We seek candidates who demonstrate the ability and experience to engage in rigorous public affairs programs.

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Information on the cost of attending the La Follette School, including tuition, fees, financial aid, and other ways to help pay for your education.

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Accelerated Admissions

The La Follette School of Public Affairs provides selected UW-Madison undergraduates an opportunity to jumpstart the Master of Public Affairs or Master of International Public Affairs program.

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The La Follette School welcomes applications from international students. Learn about useful information when considering applying to the La Follette School of Public Affairs.

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