Happy New Year!

Dec 31, 2019
Happy New Year. Thanks for your interest in our School and in this blog. We’re working on updating content, formatting and style in 2020—stay tuned. We are up in application numbers for all of our programs this year. It is humbling that so many well-qualified people consider us for their graduate work. Thank you to all the public servants. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Thank you for your work to make your community better. Thank you...

Fall 2019 courses have ended—MPA core curriculum

Dec 22, 2019
Our students wrapped up the classroom component of their courses, and will now spend their time preparing for exams and papers. Good luck to all in the MPA, MPP and PhD programs! One distinguishing aspect of our MPA degree is the core curriculum. For more information on our MPA curriculum, please see here. The Politics of Public Policy, or 501 (as it is commonly referred to here at the WWS and its networks), occurs in the fall semester of the...
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Last Minute Resources and Links – countdown to our application deadline...

Nov 28, 2019
The clock is ticking towards our application deadline of 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on December 1st. Given the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States, our office will be closed in the immediate run-up to the application deadline. To all who have expressed interest in our community, and those who have chosen to apply: thank you. Email and phone inquiries are coming in at an ever-increasing pace, and we are working diligently to respond to them....
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Dean Rouse describes the WWS community as tight-knit and inclusive

Nov 27, 2019
Dean Rouse describes the Woodrow Wilson School community as very tight-knit and inclusive. She supports our admission efforts to bring together a group of students with a desire and passion to change the world. Watch the video to learn about how we approach public policy—through a disciplinary lens. After the video, check out some WWS faculty quotes, where you will notice our constant themes: a commitment to public service and a desire to change...

U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on Princeton, Microsoft challenge to DACA termination

Nov 14, 2019
Princeton University News: U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on Princeton, Microsoft challenge to DACA termination Princeton Alumni Weekly: U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments on DACA Protections The Daily Princetonian: Supreme Court hears oral argument on DACA, including complain from U. Politico: What today’s DACA case means to undocumented students, educators The Chronicle of Higher Education: U.S. Supreme Court Weighs DACA’s Fate as...

Missed us on the road? Unable to come to campus? Catch us online: November 21

Nov 10, 2019
Hi! Check out the Princeton orange we spotted in Seoul!! We are wrapping up our recruitment season, and are excited to read the files of all those who have chosen to apply to the WWS. For any last-minute questions or concerns, feel free to reach out to us via our normal phone and email channels, and watch this space for some student updates and a bit on our fields of concentration. An alternative option is to attend our online fair, November 21...