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

  • Demetri Vincze

    Vincze tackles homelessness, structural inequality

    An interest in reducing structural inequality brings Demetri Vincze to public affairs and public service. "There is a fundamental inequality of opportunity in this country that is profoundly unjust," the first-year student says, "particularly in relation to race and poverty."

Alumni Profiles



Upcoming Events

Monday, Aug 29
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Graduate Student's Guide to the Non-Academic Job Search
Tuesday, Aug 30
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Cool Tools Workshop
Wednesday, Aug 31
11:15 AM - 4:00 PM
New Graduate Student Welcome
Thursday, Sep 01
9:00 AM -
Orientation for new students
Thursday, Sep 01
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Cool Tools Workshop
Thursday, Sep 01
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Multicultural Graduate Network (MGN) Welcome Celebration
Thursday, Sep 01
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Hill Fest Welcome Picnic
Friday, Sep 02
7:30 AM -
Graduate School Degree Dash
Wednesday, Sep 07
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Health and Economic Mobility