The University of Texas at Dallas

Global Impact

The School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences prepares current and future leaders to tackle the challenges facing our society and economy.

Explore Our Degrees

Global Impact

The School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences prepares current and future leaders to tackle the challenges facing our society and economy.

Explore Our Degrees

UT DALLAS MAGAZINE 

Why Do People Volunteer During the Holidays?

Dr. Allison Russell, who teaches in the Public and Nonprofit Management Program, studies the connection between volunteering and improved well-being, especially among older adults. Her research centers on the nonprofit and voluntary sector.

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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Alumni Reflect on Experiences as First-Gen Students

Born and raised in Dallas, Amber Brown BS’15, MPA’17 finished in the top 10% of her class at Skyline High School, but the success she found at that level didn’t prepare her for the degree of difficulty she faced as a first-generation college student. Her dream of graduating, however, enabled her to adapt and stay focused.

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Leading the Way
Distinguished Faculty 

Experts in their fields, our faculty members are dedicated to creating a transformative educational experience

Engaging with the Community  

From our informative podcast to the Leaders and Luminaries speaker series, we are tackling top issues confronting our neighborhoods, the nation and the world.

Programs 

Our programs connect classroom lectures with real-world experiences to build lasting expertise.

Research

Our faculty and students are discovering meaningful solutions that will make a difference.

Alumni Networking 

With a vibrant alumni network and annual events, the EPPS experience doesn’t end at graduation.

EVENTS 

See what’s coming up in EPPS.