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

  • Ruanda McFerren, MPA, MS

    I chose to pursue an MPA and an MS in urban planning to gain a deeper understanding of the policies that shaped the social environments I encountered in my work.

Alumni Profiles


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Sep 19
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The Future of Political Leadership and the Role of Public Universities
Tuesday, Sep 19
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Dem Sem: Sanyu Mojola (University of Michigan)
Tuesday, Sep 19
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Contemporary Left Antisemitism
Tuesday, Sep 19
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Charlie Sykes Meet and Greet with Students
Wednesday, Sep 20
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
La Follette Seminar Series
Wednesday, Sep 20
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
International Reach Program Orientation
Wednesday, Sep 20
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Catalysts for Science Policy Journal Club
Thursday, Sep 21
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
CREECA Fall Lecture Series
Friday, Sep 22
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture Series

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