Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

The La Follette School Graduation takes place in the Assembly Chambers of the Wisconsin Capitol each year. The student association officers, with the student body, choose a student speaker, faculty speaker and a commencement speaker. Awards are presented and each graduate receives a La Follette graduation certificate. Family is invited to sit in the balcony of the Assembly Chambers.  For more information about the La Follette School Graduation, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Mark your calendars now for the spring La Follette School Commencement Ceremony which will occur on May 13, 2018.

2018 Graduation Program


Penniman Prize Winners

Director's Achievement Award Recipients

Winners of Piore Prize for Best Paper in Science and Public Policy

Applying for Graduation

UW-Madison Graduation Ceremony

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