Freshman Application Requirements

Application Change or Withdraw

Change of Decision Plan

If you originally submitted your application for Regular Decision and would like to be considered as a Restrictive Early Action applicant, follow these instructions:

  • Request a change in plan on or before November 1 by email to credentials@stanford.edu.
  • Request a plan change to Regular Decision for any early applications you may have submitted elsewhere.

If you originally submitted your application for Restrictive Early Action and would like to be considered as a Regular Decision applicant, follow these instructions:

  • Request a change in plan on or before December 1 by email to credentials@stanford.edu. You will receive an email confirming this change once it has been processed by our staff.
  • We cannot honor a change request after December 1 and will evaluate your application under our Restrictive Early Action plan. Incomplete Restrictive Early Action files will not be converted automatically to Regular Decision; such files will be deemed incomplete/withdrawn and will not be reviewed for admission.

Withdraw an Application

If you need to or would like to withdraw your application to Stanford, you must submit a request in writing. Send an email to credentials@stanford.edu. Include your full legal name and date of birth in your request.

Updated on November 2, 2018 8:08 AM