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PhD

Application Deadline for Autumn 2019-2020:  December 4, 2018

Applicants may not matriculate in any other quarter.

All official transcripts must be RECEIVED in our office (not postmarked) by the application deadline.

Application Review

File review begins promptly after the application deadline. Internal applications will be evaluated at the same time as the external applications: there is no separate review process for internal applicants. Please be aware that the Graduate Admissions Committee does not review incomplete applications.   

We urge applicants to take all required tests well before the application deadline.

Decisions Announced: Late February 2019

NB: If you are considering applying to our PhD program, please also consider applying to be a Knight-Hennessy Scholar.  The deadline to apply for this prestigious fellowship is September 12, 2018 at 1pm PST.  For more details see https://knight-hennessy.stanford.edu/program

Deadline to submtit the graduate application is November 14, 2018.