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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Student Profiles

  • Global perspective engages Blake

    For Dylan Blake, East Asia is the place to be and understand. “I see East Asia as the most rapidly changing, exciting part of the world, both now and for the foreseeable future,” the La Follette School student says.

Alumni Profiles


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