The Urban Studies Institute’s interdisciplinary research and teaching is focused on a better understanding and effective management of the complex challenges facing cities and urbanizing regions. We feel a unique responsibility to increase the well-being of all those who make their homes in the world’s urban environment, and create more productive, livable, inclusive, and sustainable spaces are grand challenges of the 21st century.
Applications are open for the Masters Program in Urban Studies. Apply by June 1, 2019 for the Fall Semester.
The Urban Studies Institute focuses on research and teaching in urban studies locally and globally. The emphasis is on cities as economic growth engines, on inclusive urban development, and on urban sustainability.
Funding opportunities available for full-time students.