Application timeline

  • 01 JUN

    Undergraduate Transfer Application deadline

    01 January - 01 June Stanford University

    The Coalition Application or Common Application must be submitted online by the deadline.

    • 02 JAN

      Last Acceptable SAT Test Date

      02 January

      Last Acceptable SAT Test Date

    • 01 FEB

      Last Acceptable ACT Test Date

      01 February

      Last Acceptable ACT Test Date

    • 15 MAR

      Application deadline

      15 March

      Application with or without optional Arts Portfolio Deadline

    • 03 APR

      Notification of Missing Documents

      03 April

      Notification of Missing Documents

    • 15 MAY

      Decision Release

      15 May

      Decision Release

    • 01 JUN

      Student Reply Date

      01 June

      Student Reply Date

  • 04 MAY

    MBA Admission Round 2 timeline

    10 January - 04 May Stanford University

    If you plan to apply in round one or two, we strongly encourage you to apply in round one. Over the last few years, the number of applications we receive in round two has increased, making it more competitive.

    • 10 JAN

      Submit your application

      10 January

      Submit your application by 1:00pm Pacific Time, including your letters of reference and application fee payment. We cannot guarantee that we will review information you send to the MBA Admissions Office after the deadline of the round in which you apply.

    • 30 MAR

      We will notify you

      30 March

      We will post your decision to your account on the notification date above for the round in which you applied. We will send an email to the address used to create your application profile to notify you when your decision is available.

    • 04 MAY

      Your reply and deposit are due

      04 May

      Your reply and deposit are due by this date

  • 31 MAY

    MBA Admission Round 3 timeline

    05 April - 31 May Stanford University

    Please note: If you are using one application to apply for both the MBA and MSx Programs, you must apply in Round 1 or 2.

    • 05 APR

      Submit your application

      05 April

      Submit your application by 1:00pm Pacific Time, including your letters of reference and application fee payment. We cannot guarantee that we will review information you send to the MBA Admissions Office after the deadline of the round in which you apply.

    • 18 MAY

      We will notify you

      18 May

      We will post your decision to your account on the notification date above for the round in which you applied. We will send an email to the address used to create your application profile to notify you when your decision is available.

    • 31 MAY

      Your reply and deposit are due

      31 May

      Your reply and deposit are due by this date

  • 01 MAY

    Undergraduate Restrictive Early Action

    01 September - 01 May Stanford University

    The Coalition Application or Common Application must be submitted online by the applicable deadline.

    • 01 SEP

      Last Acceptable ACT Test Date

      01 September

      We cannot ensure October ACT test results will reach our office in time for Restrictive Early Action review.

    • 01 OCT

      Last Acceptable SAT Test Date

      01 October

      October date: Last Acceptable SAT Test Date

    • 15 OCT

      Application with Arts Portfolio

      15 October

      Application with Arts Portfolio Deadline

    • 01 NOV

      Standard Application Deadline

      01 November

      Standard Application Deadline

    • 14 NOV

      Notification of Missing Documents

      14 November

      Notification of Missing Documents

    • 15 DEC

      Decision Release

      15 December

      Decision Released

    • 01 MAY

      Student Reply Date

      01 May

      Student Reply Date

  • 07 FEB

    MBA Admission Round 1 timeline

    21 September - 07 February Stanford University

    You may apply in any one of the three application rounds each year. If you plan to apply in round one or two, we strongly encourage you to apply in round one. Over the last few years, the number of applications we receive in round two has increased, making it more competitive.

    • 21 SEP

      Submit your application

      21 September

      Submit your application by 1:00pm Pacific Time, including your letters of reference and application fee payment. We cannot guarantee that we will review information you send to the MBA Admissions Office after the deadline of the round in which you apply.

    • 15 DEC

      We will notify

      15 December

      We will post your decision to your account on the notification date above for the round in which you applied. We will send an email to the address used to create your application profile to notify you when your decision is available.

    • 07 FEB

      Your reply and deposit are due

      07 February

      Your reply and deposit are due by this date

  • 01 MAY

    Undergraduate Regular Decision deadline

    01 December - 01 May Stanford University

    Regular Decision is Stanford's traditional application option. We employ the same standards for admission in Regular Decision as we do in Restrictive Early Action.

    • 01 DEC

      Application with Arts Portfolio Deadline

      01 December

      Application with Arts Portfolio Deadline

    • 01 DEC

      Last Acceptable SAT Test Date

      01 December

      Last Acceptable SAT Test Date: October

    • 01 DEC

      Last Acceptable ACT Test Date

      01 December

      Last Acceptable ACT Test Date

    • 03 JAN

      Standard Application Deadline

      03 January

      The application deadline for Regular Decision is January 3 at 11:59 p.m.

    • 15 FEB

      Notification of Missing Documents

      15 February

      Notification of Missing Documents

    • 01 APR

      Decision Release

      01 April

      Decision Release

    • 01 MAY

      Student Reply Date

      01 May

      Student Reply Date