The School of Public Policy aims to recruit students of diverse backgrounds and perspectives who will contribute to the academic and public life of the program. The admissions committee, which typically consists of SPP's associate director and two SPP faculty members, reviews each student's application. For more information on application requirements select the desired program below.
Application deadline: The UMass Graduate School deadline for applications is March 15; however, we will consider applications past that date on a rolling admissions basis.
Application deadline: February 1 for priority assistantship consideration and March 15 for all others
Application deadline: January 15
*International applicants to the MPPA program can find detailed information on the Graduate School website.