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Internal Application Deadline

Application dates and policy

Be advised:

  • Current Stanford Masters students may apply to the Statistics degree after completing their current Masters degree and must apply as an EXTERNAL applicant and notify the Student Services Officer of your intentions to apply.

  • Stanford students interested in pursuing the M.S. in Data Science track must apply as an EXTERNAL applicant.

  • Applications are accepted twice each year.

  • All application materials, including supporting documents must be RECEIVED by our office by the application deadline.

  • Admission is highly competitive and is not automatic.

Deadlines for current Stanford doctoral students:

2019-20 Application Deadlines for internal (PhD) applicants:

Entry Quarter Application Deadline Decision Date
Winter 2020 October 22, 2019 (Tuesday) Late November
Spring 2020 January 28, 2020 (Tuesday) Late February

Application Review

File review begins promptly after the application deadline.

Decision Notification is sent via email only.