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  • The Impact We Make Is Real

    Welcome to the Evans School, where finding real solutions for real problems means thinking differently, collaborating across disciplines, working at the intersection of theory and practice, and using the world as our laboratory.


  • Evans School Alumni Network

    With more than 4,000 individuals working across the globe, our Evans School alumni community is a diverse and impressive network of innovators, leaders, practitioners, and change-agents. 

    We’ll help you stay connected.


  • Faculty Excellence

    Our faculty drive change, shape public policy, educate public service professionals and influencers, and exemplify the excellence and innovation that defines the Evans School. 

    With more than 40 faculty with expertise in 14 disciplines, our faculty is truly second to none.


  • Public as a Philosophy

    At the Evans School, public service is more than our philosophy; it's our calling. 

    We believe in finding evidence-based, values-driven solutions to Washington's and the world's most complex problems.


  • Student Experience

    At the Evans School, clever and passionate students develop the analytical aptitude and practical skills to be visionary leaders in public service. We're proud of our students and of the fact that our rigorous curriculum serves as a national model.


  • Nation's Elite

    When USNWR released its recent rankings of public affairs programs, the Evans School was once again recognized as one of the best overall and in six specializations. 

    Our rise from #24 in 1995 to #4 this year is unprecedented. And the best is yet to come.


Hire Student Consultants

Nonprofit & Public Agencies: Apply by Aug. 29 to hire a team of skilled graduate student consultants to produce program evaluations, consult on strategic planning, provide in-depth policy analysis, create new program proposals, or aid in other projects. 

Ben Brunjes Joins Faculty

The Evans School of Public Policy & Governance is pleased to announce Benjamin M. Brunjes’ appointment as assistant professor beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year.

Tent City

Impact: Homelessness

Between 2014 and 2016, homelessness increased by 44%. Public Policy professionals like Rachel Fyall are searching for effective ways to address pressing social problems. Solutions are possible.

Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance

40 Current faculty; 502 students enrolled

Evans School Ranks 4th in US News Rankings
3.6 Average GPA for incoming MPA students; 92% MPA graduates employed in public/nonprofit/social sectors