Plans for Fall 2021

The Heller School plans to hold in-person classes in Fall 2021. Brandeis University will require all new and returning students coming to campus to be fully vaccinated. For more information, visit Heller's FAQ page.

Equity, Inclusion and Diversity at Heller

We work to ensure a safe and inclusive environment in which community members respect and value others. In the pursuit of the Heller motto, “Knowledge Advancing Social Justice,” we are committed to equity, inclusion and diversity in our research institutes, academic programs, policies and community relationships.

Research Institutes and Centers

Heller has 10 research centers and institutes that focus on pressing social policy issues such as the racial wealth gap, substance use disorder, disability rights and more. Research faculty are a key part of a Heller education—they teach courses, employ students as research assistants and provide mentoring.