Dates and Deadlines

Important Dates for Summer 2020

Program Dates

8 Week Program

Saturday, June 20 – Sunday, August 16, 2020


Application Deadlines

Visiting Undergraduate, Visiting Graduate, and High School Summer College Students

Early Decision - Applications open November 16, 2019

Apply early for the best chance to enroll in your preferred courses, or if you are interested in applying for on-campus summer housing.  

  • Early Decision Application Open Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Priority Application Open Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • Rolling Admission Application Open Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2020
  • Early Decision Application Completion Deadline:  Monday, December 2, 2019 by 9PM PST
  • Priority Application Completion Deadline: Monday, January 13, 2020 by 9PM PST
  • Rolling Admission Application Completion Deadline: Monday, May 18, 2020 by 9PM PST
  • Application Completion Deadline for International Students who require a Stanford Sponsored I-20: Rolling until Wednesday, April 1, 2020 by 9PM PST
  • Decision Release Date: Within 10 days of application completion
  • Acceptance Completion Deadline: Within three weeks of decision release
  • Application Fee: Early Decision $50 / Priority and Rolling Admission $95

Horizon Scholars and Veterans

2020 Horizon Scholars and Veterans Applications open November 16, 2019. Sign Up for Summer 2020 Updates!

  • Application Open Date: November 16, 2019
  • Application Completion Deadline: Rolling until Wednesday, March 4, 2020 by 9PM PST 
  • Decision Release Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2020
  • Acceptance Completion Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2020
  • Application Fee: $0
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