These dates and deadlines are current as of August 22, 2021.
The items below should be completed as soon as possible to ensure a smooth transition to your graduate program:
Respond to the offer of admission online. If receiving department financial aid, the deadline to respond to the offer of admission is April 15.
Upload a photo for your Stanford ID Card by logging in through the Upload link.
Maintain/update mailing address in your student Axess account.
Apply for housing; more information below.
Submit entrance medical requirements; final deadline July 30. Please see Vaden's website for information regarding the July 30 deadline. (Note: your record must be matricualted before you will have access to the necessary forms. Matriculation for incoming autumn quarter graduate students is set for July 19.)
International Students: Those who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. registered permanent residents should submit I-20 or DS-2019 requests online as soon as possible after accepting a department's offer of admission in order to avoid visa delays. If you are a Fulbright scholar and therefore do not need a Stanford document, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
EFS (English for Foreign Students) summer English program has been cancelled for the summer of 2021. Visit the EFS website for additional information.
Stanford uses electronic billing and payment services. Charges for tuition, room, and board are billed prior to the beginning of each academic quarter, and are due as indicated on the bill, generally on the 15th of the following month. All other charges are billed monthly as they are incurred. Information about these services and University payment deadlines is available at the Student Financial Services site.
The 2021-22 academic calendar is now available.