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

  • Sophia Rogers, MPA/JD

    I would like to work in climate-change policy. I’m very interested in solar radiation management and its legality.

Alumni Profiles


Upcoming Events

Thursday, Sep 29
3:45 AM -
Household Finance Research Seminar
Thursday, Sep 29
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Julien Teitler
Thursday, Sep 29
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Simplifying Health Insurance
Thursday, Sep 29
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
La Follette School Faculty and Faculty Affiliate Reception
Thursday, Sep 29
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Rise of Social Democracy in Sweden: The Religious Origins of Democratic Pluralism
Thursday, Sep 29
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
UW Showcase: The 2016 Presidential Election
Friday, Sep 30
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Data Science and Basketball
Tuesday, Oct 04
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Seminar Series: A Discussion on Diversity and Inclusion
Tuesday, Oct 04
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
FORWARD? The Wisconsin Idea, Past and Present; a public lecture series