Admissions and Financial Aid

Admitted Student Events

Admitted Student Events By Program 

Please note that all Admitted Student Events will be held virtually this year. 

All Programs

Master of Public Policy

March 25th Meet the MPP Faculty — 12:15 - 1:15 PM EDT

March 26th — MPP Career Outcomes — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

March 29th — MPP Current Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 1st — Meet the MPP Faculty — 12:15 - 1:15 PM EDT

April 21st— MPP Current Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Social Impact MBA

March 15th  Meet the MBA Professors — 12:15 - 1:30 PM EDT

April 5th  Social Impact MBA Career Outcomes— 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 7th  Applied Learning Opportunities with the Social Impact MBA— 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 9th MBA Current Student Panel — 1:00 - 2:00 PM EDT

Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development

February 24th — SID Race, Climate Justice and (Un)Just Development High-Level Global Policy Discussion from the Center for Global Development and Sustainability Seminar Series — 12:15 - 2:00 PM EST

February 16th — Student Experience Panel — 12:30 - 2:15 EST

February 26th — Faculty Brown Bag Lunch featuring Professor Richard Schroeder — 12:30 - 1:30 PM EST

March 2nd — Digital Literacy for Development Professionals — 12:30 - 1:45 PM EST

March 17th — Black Lives and Anti-racist Development — 12:15 - 2:00 PM EDT

March 24th — Livelihood Sustainability and Wellbeing in an era of COVID-19 in Developing Countries — 12:15 - 2:00 PM EDT

March 26th — Faculty Brown Bag Lunch with Professor Nader Habibi — 12:30 – 1:30 PM EDT

March 29th — Global Programs Current Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

March 31st — SID Practicum and Careers — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT 

April 10th— Fulfilling the Promise of 40 Acres: African American Reparations in the Twenty-First Century — 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

 

Master of Conflict Resolution and Coexistence

March 19th —  Exploring the COEX Practicum  — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

March 29th — Global Programs Current Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

March 30th —  Exploring the COEX Practicum  — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 8th —  Exploring the COEX Practicum  — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Master of Science in Global Health Policy and Management

March 26th —  Faculty Talk: MS GHPM Concentrations and Research — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

March 29th — Global Programs Current Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 2nd —  Faculty Talk: MS GHPM Concentrations and Research — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 12th —  Faculty Talk: MS GHPM Concentrations and Research — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

PhD in Social Policy

March 12th — Meet the Faculty & Connect with the Concentrations —12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

March 24th Current PhD Student Panel — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

April 7th — Career Outcomes with PhD Program Director and Assistant Dean of Career Development Center — 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

If admitted students are interested in attending a doctoral seminar within their concentration, please contact Amanda Miller at amandamiller@brandeis.edu

Virtual Class Visits

Admitted students are encouraged to attend one of our virtual class visits during the Spring 2021 semester. Sitting in on a class is a great way to interact with our mission-driven student community and learn from our world-renowned faculty. Browse available classes by program and register using our Virtual Class Portal

Tour Heller Virtually!

Many of our current students tell us that the day they visited campus was the day they decided to come to Heller, and we want to give our admitted students the same opportunity. We're excited to announce our new virtual tour video, which lets admitted students experience the Zinner Forum, explore our classrooms, and picture making Heller their home. Click the image below to begin your virtual tour!

You can also explore the beautiful Brandeis campus by clicking the image below. 

Heller Videos

We also invite you to meet our faculty, current students, and alumni by viewing our videos, like the one below. 

Questions and Additional Information

In the meantime, Heller Admissions staff are available to answer any questions you may have by email.

  • PhD in Social Policy — Amanda Miller, Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Master of Public Policy — Jill Maley, Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Social Impact MBA — Jill Maley, Assistant Director of Admissions 
  • Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development — Hannah Locke, Associate Director of Admissions
  • Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution and Coexistence — Marcie Mai, Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Master of Science in Global Health Policy and Management — Marcie Mai, Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Financial Aid — Lynn Davis, Assistant Dean of Admissions 
  • VIDOF process — Marcie Mai, Assistant Director of Admissions