Dear Colleague,

We are delighted to announce our upcoming information session in Arlington, VA, on October 15, about the Pardee RAND Graduate School's Ph.D. program in Policy Analysis. We hope you will share this email with colleagues, upcoming rising stars interested in policy, faculty with students thinking about graduate school, or anyone else you know who may be interested.

Our application deadline is January 5, 2017.

Best regards,

Stefanie Howard
Assistant Dean, Admissions and Strategic Initiatives
Pardee RAND Graduate School

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Information Session


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Students of Cohort '16 with Dean Marquis

Dean Marquis and Students of Cohort 2016, photo by Diane Baldwin/RAND Corporation

DC-Area Information Session

on the Pardee RAND Graduate School
Ph.D. Program in Policy Analysis


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RAND Washington Office

1200 South Hayes Street
Arlington, VA, 22202

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Saturday, October 15

10:00 a.m. – noon


The Pardee RAND Graduate School—located in Santa Monica, California, on the headquarters campus of RAND Corporation—is offering an in-person information session in RAND's DC-area Office, as well as two online sessions this fall. Come learn about the Pardee RAND Graduate School's Ph.D. program in Policy Analysis from our students, faculty, and staff. Learn about

  • our interdisciplinary curriculum
  • how to gain practical experience as a member of RAND research teams
  • our fellowship program that covers tuition costs and more
  • the application process, and
  • recent graduates' career placements.

Information session attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of the presenters.

Online Sessions

If you are unable to attend our DC-area information session, please consider registering for an online information session being held in October and November. For more information, visit

Want to Know More?

Applying for a Ph.D. program is a huge step. Find out more about Pardee RAND: Visit our Admissions page, watch our videos, fill out a pre-application and get initial feedback on your candidacy, and much more at!

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