Key Dates in Timeline for 2020 Entry
May 1, 2019: You can now apply to be a Knight-Hennessy Scholar. Your graduate program's application may not be available until later in the year.
May 2019: The Stanford MD Program application opens.
July 2019: The Stanford MBA Program application opens.
August 2019: The Stanford Law School application opens.
By August 1, 2019: Submit your Stanford MS in Physician Assistant Studies application.
September 2019: All other Stanford graduate program applications open.
By September 12, 2019: Submit your Stanford MBA Program application (Round 1 deadline; Rounds 2 and 3 are ineligible).
By October 1, 2019: Submit your Stanford MD Program application.
By October 10, 2019: Submit your Knight-Hennessy Scholars application by 1:00pm Pacific Time
By October 29, 2019: Submit your Stanford MS in Management Science & Engineering (a specific MS program; not all degree programs in the School of Engineering).
By November 14, 2019: Submit your Stanford Graduate School of Education application.
By November 22, 2019: Submit your Stanford Law School application.
Autumn 2019: Submit your application to your Stanford graduate program by its specific Knight-Hennessy Scholars application date, its standard application date, or December 10, 2019, whichever is earliest. Graduate application deadlines vary. Check with your home graduate program for more information.
By December 11, 2019: After submitting your online application, submit your video statement through your application's status page.
January 15, 2020: We'll notify you whether you are invited to Immersion Weekend, or not selected as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar.
February 7-8, 2020: We'll invite 140-150 finalists to Stanford for Immersion Weekend.
February 2020: We notify all finalists whether you are selected for the 2020 cohort or not selected as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar.
September 2020: You’ll enroll at Stanford as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar.
Last updated October 21, 2019