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Students and faculty come to the Andrew Young School for:

  • A global policy experience they can’t get anywhere else
  • Its interdisciplinary culture of research and teaching
  • Top-level networking opportunities unique to our location
  • The knowledge and training to take on any challenge

You apply to us as a whole person, not just a test score. If you are passionate about policy and want to become a better leader, we want to hear from you! Under “Take the Next Step,” learn how you can apply to the Andrew Young School.


Have you been considering a graduate program at the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies but still aren’t sure? If you have questions you would like to have answered, attend one of our upcoming information sessions!

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Get step-by-step instructions on how to apply for each of the graduate programs at the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, including deadlines and specific instructions for each program.

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Our programs are affordable and flexible. On top of that, we have assistance programs that may help you finance your education.

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AYSPS Office of Academic Assistance
P.O. Box 3992
14 Marietta St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30302-3992

Accepted Graduate Students

Welcome to AYSPS! We are excited that you are going to join us. Here are some resources to get yourself set up before classes begin: