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Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning

Information Sessions for Prospective Students

UEP faculty sitting at an information session

UEP hosts several Information Sessions for prospective students each fall, beginning in September. These sessions provide opportunities for prospective students to meet with department faculty and current graduate students. Prospective students interested in our Post-Master's C.A.G.S. in Urban Justice and Sustainability should reach out directly to Program Director and Professor Justin Hollander.

Date Time Sign up
Monday, October 7, 2019 (online)   RSVP
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 (in person) 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. RSVP
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 (in person)* 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. RSVP
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 (online) 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. RSVP

*Prospective students are invited to attend Foundations of Public Policy and Planning from 4:30-5:45.

For information regarding the location of a session and to reserve a space, please call the UEP office at 617-627-3394 or email UEP.

Information Session Format

The standard sessions begin with a short general presentation about the department and the university, after which prospective students are able to direct specific questions to faculty, staff, and students. The department will provide a light supper and lively conversation.

You are also invited to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences "Master's Open House" on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, from 5:00 – 8:00PM. Prospective students will tour the campus, hear a presentation from the Dean and Admissions offices, and meet with graduate degree programs from other departments as well UEP faculty and students.

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Learn more about UEP's programs

Prospective students can also learn more about UEP's programs by downloading an informational brochure: M.A. or M.P.P.