Fels is the most personal and practical public administration program in the Ivy League. We feature a small cohort experience in a dynamic urban environment.

Executive Education

From summits and trainings, to the hybrid format MPA, Executive Education at Fels provides emerging leaders with the knowledge and skills to go further, faster in their careers.


The academic experience at Fels combines the real world experience of seasoned practitioners with the academic insight of distinguished scholars.

Introducing Re:CAP

Your source for insightful commentary and in-depth analysis to better inform the practice of public management.


Career Advancement

Personal advising, training, and networking empower students to maximize impact and achieve their goals as public leaders.


Career Advancement

Featured Alumni

“If you have an idea, the faculty and staff will work with you to turn that idea into a reality. It is the embodiment of the tenants of the Fels education – practical and purposeful.”
- Kim R. Ford, '08



Contact Information

Fels Institute of Government
University of Pennsylvania
3814 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: (215) 898-2600
Fax: (215) 746-2829