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About Our Department

Education in the Statistics discipline acquaints students with the role played by probabilistic and statistical ideas and methods in the many fields of science, medicine, technology, and even the humanities.

We provide instruction in the theory and application of techniques that have been found to be commonly useful, and offer advanced training through interdisciplinary and graduate programs. 

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News & Announcements

Guillaume Basse to begin Assistant Professor joint appointment

On July 1, 2019,  the newest arrival to Sequoia Hall will be Guillaume Basse, Assistant Professor in the Department of Management Science and Engineering and Department of Statistics. Guillaume has...

2019 Statistics Department Diploma Ceremony

Statistics graduates and their family and friends are cordially invited to the department's Diploma Ceremony following the University's graduation exercises. Our ceremony is a joint affair with the...

2019 Statistics Department Dissertation Awards

With great appreciation for all those involved in the nomination and review process, we proudly announce this year’s doctoral dissertation award winners. Each hard-won distinction is accompanied by a...

David Donoho elected to American Philosophical Society

The 2019 class of 28 resident and 8 international members was announced at the Society's spring meeting. The oldest learned society in the United States, founded in 1743 by Benjamin Franklin for the...

Admissions Info

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Statistics PhD and MS Application Deadlines

Graduate Admissions  Application for Autumn 2020-2021 will be availabe in September 2019

PhD: December 3, 2019 (Tuesday)

MS: December 3, 2019 (Tuesday)

Data Science: MS: December 3, 2019 (Tuesday)

Recent Tech Reports

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Y. Bai, J.P. Romano, A.M. Shaikh
J.P. Romano, C. DiCiccio
S. Bates, E. Candès, L. Janson, W. Wang
Y. Romano, M. Sesia, E.J. Candès

Upcoming Seminars

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Tue 25 Jun | Statistics Seminar
Tengyu Ma

Industrial Affiliates

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Our IA Program develops practical relationships between the department and the industrial community by creating opportunities for scientists, engineers, and researchers in local companies to meet with our graduate students in an informal setting. The program offers a variety of benefits, including the annual workshop and faculty visits to member organizations.

IA Members:

  • Baidu Research
  • BlackRock
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • Stitch Fix
  • Two Sigma Investments LLC