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School of Public Affairs students receive quality advice and help from our full time professional staff advisors.


Over 90% of undergraduate students, in the School of Public Affairs, complete at least one internship during their academic career. Most, however, complete multiple internships at various locations for a more well-rounded background. For help finding an internship, you should talk with your professors and advisors or head to the Career Center.

Study Abroad

Students do not just take classes here in DC. They take classes all over the world. Check out the possibilities through AU Abroad.

MPA and MPP students are eligible for the Hertie School of Governance Exchange Program.

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2019 APPAM Public Policy Camp

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Upcoming Public Policy Camp to bring Students, Policymakers Together

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