Attend Our Virtual Mini Lecture Series

We are officially one week into the fall semester, and it’s proven to be unlike any other. We moved all our courses online and implemented Hyflex classrooms for a small number of classes. These specialized classrooms allow professors to teach students simultaneously online and in-person. With these modifications in place, we moved our standard Class…

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Preparing to Apply for Graduate School – Where to Start

I’m trying to recall what I wrote this time last year to kick-off classes starting, but honestly it feels odd. SIPA has started off in the “HyFlex” model (hybrid + flexible), meaning the Fall 2020 semester is a blend of online and face-to-face courses. I miss campus but am glad everyone is trying to stay…

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Upcoming External Fellowship Opportunities

The SIPA Financial Aid Office maintains a database of external funding opportunities, and we wanted to alert students to some with upcoming application deadlines. For more external scholarship awards, go to our External Fellowships and Funding Sources page. Please be aware that some organizations may have changed policies for this upcoming year. We check regularly…

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The 2021 Columbia SIPA Application is Open

We are excited to announce that SIPA’s 2021 Application is officially live.  We strongly recommend providing yourself with ample time to prepare a complete application that best represents your academic abilities. To help you get started, we encourage you to consider the following steps: 1. Review the Application Requirements. Be sure to read through the…

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Connecting with SIPA in 2020

It’s been a tumultuous summer but we are still here and carrying on. As we prepare to open the Fall 2021 application (which we will announce widely once that happens), we have been meeting many of you during our virtual information sessions and graduate school fairs. Over the next few months you can still find…

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