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 2021 Idealist Fairs

Attend a virtual graduate school event for driven changemakers.

October 12 | November 9 | November 18



Introducing — Cornell University's
2021 Idealist Fair Events!

You are invited to tune in for a virtual Idealist Fair where you will have the valuable opportunity to connect with Cornell University admissions professionals who can help you take the first step in transforming your future with a mission-oriented graduate degree.

By registering for this online event, you will discover how Cornell University's Master of Public Administration will prepare you to secure a lifelong, meaningful career in the field of public affairs — more event information below!

Next Idealist Fair:
Tuesday, November 9
Thursday, November 18

By attending this online event, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Explore eight concentrations offered through the MPA program
  • Discover unique experiential learning opportunities
  • Learn about the respected field experts teaching MPA coursework
  • Uncover the MPA Career Services available to students
  • Find out about life in Ithaca from admissions professionals
  • Qualify for an application fee waiver

Click here to sign up for one of the 2021 Idealist Fairs, or fill out the form on the right to unlock the Idealist Fair Welcome Kit — developed by the professionals here at Cornell University to help you get the most out of the event.

Unlock The Idealist Fair Welcome Kit:

What to Expect from the Idealist Fair Welcome Kit

At Cornell University, we recognize that your time is precious. With this in mind, it is crucial that you come to the event prepared to make the most of your valuable time. 

For this reason, we put together a helpful Welcome Kit that will provide you with practical tips for making the most of your virtual Idealist Fair experience. By filling out the form above, you will receive the Welcome Kit — right in your inbox!

With the Welcome Kit, you will have access to important information, such as:

  • Need-to-know event details
  • Best questions to ask
  • Questions NOT to ask
  • How to qualify for an application fee waiver
  • What makes Cornell's MPA unique
  • Resources that explore the value of an MPA today

Sign up for the Welcome Kit today!

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Cornell University is here to give you the competitive edge you need to succeed. Download An Educational Guide for Future Leaders in Public Affairs for an in-depth look at the MPA program offered at CIPA.

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Contact our Admissions Team! 

If you would like to receive more information concerning our Master's in Public Affairs, please click the link below to provide your contact information. One of our admissions counselors will be in touch with you soon.
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