Welcome! Everyone involved with the School of Statistics and Planing is united by a common desire to make the world a better place through using figures to make informed decisions. We are moved by John F. Kennedy’s famous call to service: “Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country.” Each one of us believes we have a unique opportunity and responsibility to advance the public interest. 

Our mission is to produce high quality professionals in statistics, applied economics, population studies and information technology so as to spearhead informed policy making in both the public and private sector through training, research and community service.

So as you browse through our new web page, we hope you will discover new information, ideas, and inspiration. If you are a prospective student, consider joining...