Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs


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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Alumni Profiles

  • Hynes improves the community's health

    2010 alum Emma Hynes is a health-care policy analyst with the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families and a policy associate and program manager with the Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health.


  • La Follette School and Marquette Law partner to present conference on urban men in poverty

    MILWAUKEE – The UW-Madison La Follette School of Public Affairs, in partnership with Marquette University Law School, will sponsor a half-day conference titled "Urban Men in Poverty: Problems and Solutions" on Friday, April 24, at the Law School's Eckstein Hall, 1215 West Michigan Sreet, Milwaukee.
  • Wisconsin job growth expected in service industries

    Wisconsin is likely to see the most growth in available jobs in management and professional services to business, health care and social services, and leisure and recreation services into 2020, according to a report prepared for Competitive Wisconsin's BE BOLD 3 initiative by two La Follette School professors.