Ford School

Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy 

BA in Public Policy Application 


This application consists of three sections:


Section 1: Demographics, Records Authorization, and Conduct

Section 2: Prerequisite Coursework

Section 3: Essay and Supplemental Document Upload

Full Name

Admitted students have an ongoing responsibility to inform the Ford School of Public Policy of any changes to their disciplinary and/or criminal history until they begin their first term of enrollment at the Ford School. Failure to report prior or pending disciplinary and/or criminal history may result in the withdrawal of application or revocation of admission.

Prerequisites: Please fill in the additional information requested, including the term you took the course, grade received, or institution, in the following format: "Fall 2023, B+"). Also, please follow LS&A guidelines for transfer credit, course equivalences, and language requirements.

Upload all documents below as Adobe PDF. Select the Choose File buttons to find your essays, resume, and transcripts on your computer, and then press the Upload button to upload them.

Thank you for completing the 2024 Ford School of 

Public Policy BA Admissions application.


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