Welcome to The Fels Institute of Government

At Penn's Fels Institute of Government, we've been educating students committed to making a difference in the world for 75 years. We offer the most practical and personal program in public management in the Ivy League. More >

MPA - The Fels Master of Public Administration (MPA) offers a broad-based education that prepares students for leadership roles in government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and private firms engaging in public sector work. More >

Executive MPA - The Fels Executive Master of Public Administration (MPA) is designed for emerging public leaders who are looking to accelerate their careers and drive impact in their communities. More >

By Nora Laberee (SAS ’18) 

The International City/County Management Association has selected Fels alumnus Lee Feldman, the city...

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Fels caught up with MPA student Maria Laffaire, '16, to discuss her Public Leadership and Service...

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By Nora Laberee (SAS '18)

The recently implemented Public Leadership and Service (PLAS) Fellowship Program created by the Fels Institute of...

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Parker Rider-Longmaid,’13, has recently been selected as a clerk for Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the Supreme Court of the United States. ...

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Upcoming Events

Monday, August 17, 2015 (All day) - Friday, August 21, 2015 (All day)

Student Profiles

Check out our conversation with Matthew Rappaport, MPA '16!
Check out our conversation with Chiwuike Owunwanne, Executive MPA '16!
"Fels has a strong focus on local governance... and countless reforms can be done in this field."

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