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

  • Genevieve Carter, MPA

    Before starting La Follette, I did not consider statistics my strong suit; however, I now use it in almost every project I do, and I consider it an absolutely crucial part of any good policy proposal.

Alumni Profiles

  • Daniel Bellefleur facilitates U.S. poultry technology in Indonesia.

    Bellefleur develops business, training opportunities in Asia

    More companies and organizations in Norway and Asia will be making the world smaller under the management of La Follette School alum Daniel Bellefleur. The 2010 alum is helping Norway's version of the U.S. Peace Corps expand its programming in Asia.


Upcoming Events

Monday, Mar 27
Visit Day
Monday, Mar 27
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Sustainable Energy Seminar - Optimization to Enhance Electric Grid Efficiency
Tuesday, Mar 28
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Seminar Series: Democracy in Crisis -- Or Politics as Usual?
Tuesday, Mar 28
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
The Cornell University Prison Education Program
Tuesday, Mar 28
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar
Tuesday, Mar 28
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Dem Sem: Amy Kind (UW Madison)
Tuesday, Mar 28
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Global Health Tuesday: Talking Health Out Loud
Thursday, Mar 30
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Institute for Research on Poverty Seminar - Chris Wimer
Tuesday, Apr 04
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Seminar Series: Oliver James, University of Exeter, UK

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