On February 3, more than 30 Master of Public Policy and Master of Global Affairs...Read More
The Urban Policy Lab is a training ground for urban policy professionals at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, designed to inspire and prepare students for policy careers focused on cities.
The Lab offers students career development and experiential learning opportunities through graduate fellowships, skills workshops, networking and mentorship programs, and collaborative research and civic education projects.
graduate fellowships awarded
participants in skills workshops & training events
professionals involved in networking & mentorship initiatives
work-integrated learning placements
February 4, 2023 Recap: 2023 UPL Case Competition
October 25, 2022 Recap: Munk in the City 2022
Munk in the City is an experiential learning initiative organized by the Urban Policy Lab,...Read More
April 7, 2022 UPL & IMFG launch Who Does What paper series
The UPL has teamed up with the Munk School’s Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance...Read More
March 31, 2022 Recap: 2022 UPL Case Competition
On January 21, twenty-two Master of Public Policy and Master of Global Affairs students at...Read More
February 18, 2022 Applications open for 2022-23 UPL Graduate Fellowships
The Urban Policy Lab’s Graduate Fellows program offers Munk students interested in cities and urban...Read More
September 17, 2021 Urban Issues in the 2021 Federal Election
Recent polling shows that the cities and suburbs of Canada’s leading metropolitan regions, particularly in...Read More
"The goal of the Urban Policy Lab is to spark creative collaborations between academic researchers and urban policy practitioners, and to inspire and prepare students to pursue policy careers focused on cities."