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 Congratulations to MPA faculty Jesus Valero for winning the award for Best Conference Paper at the 2016 Daegu International Social Network Conference (DISC) in Daegu, South Korea!


Congratulations to MPA faculty David Carter for receiving the 2017 ASPA Founders' Fellowship!


Congratulations to MPA adjunct faculty Paul Slack for receiving the 2016-17 Distinguished Alumni Award from the College of Social & Behavioral Science!


2017 Policy Solutions Challenge

"Providing Affordable and Safe Housing for Low Income Workers"


    When:    Wednesday, March 29, 2017                          5-6 p.m.

    Where:   Building 73, Room 110                                    (Hinckley Caucus Room)


Each year, a team of MPP and MPA students compete in the Policy Solutions Challenge USA. Teams are charged with developing innovative solutions to the most important policy problems facing the country. Students will present their policy solutions, answer the judge’s questions and respond to their critiques, and finally, our panel of local experts will provide their perceptions and opinions.

Download the flyer for more information. 





Nichol Bourdeaux is the Vice President of External Affairs for Utah Transit Authority. 

Bev Uipi has won an election to represent District 4 on the Millcreek City Council. 

Scott Sonntag has accepted an administrative fellowship with Seattle Children's Hospital.

Ian Adams has accepted a position as the Executive Director of the Utah Fraternal Order of Police. 

Shawn Begay (XMPA student) is the new Public Health Director for Utah Navajo Health Systems, Inc. 



Mar 29: 2017 Policy Solutions Challenge

Apr 10: Fall 2017 class registration begins

Apr 25: MRP due for Spring 2017 graduates

May 4 @ 9 am: CSBS Graduation Convocation, Kingsbury Hall

June 30: Evening and Executive program applications will be accepted through this date

Aug 2: MRP due for Summer 2017 graduates

  Academic Calendar



Last Updated: 3/27/17