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Information for Prospective Ph.D. Students


Thank you for your interest in our Ph.D. program, which offers an unparalleled combination of intellectual rigor and graduate support. On this page, you will find the resources you need to learn about the program and the application process. For additional information, contact

My choice to study at Stanford was informed by the dynamic research being done at this institution, especially in the areas of formalism, cultural studies, affect theory, and digital humanities.

— Anita Law, 2012 Ph.D. Cohort