Applying for Aid

Restrictive Early Action—International Students

Printable Checklist for REA—International Students

Application Requirements 2017–2018


CSS Profile Available

October 1

IDOC Available

November 1

Priority Filing Date

November 15

Award Notification December 15
  • CSS Profile (College Scholarship Service)
    • Apply online using school code 4704
  • Non-Custodial Parent Profile (NCP) (if applicable)
    • If your parents are divorced or separated the parent you live with the most submits the Profile and your other parent submits the online NCP.
    • If you do not have contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition using our secure Document Upload.
  • International Student Certification of Finances
    • Submit via one of the following options:
      • Upload the completed PDF using our secure Document Upload.
      • Fax to (650) 725-0540
      • Mail to Financial Aid Office, Montag Hall, 355 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA 94305-6106
  • Canadian Citizens only
    • IDOC (Institutional Documentation Service)
    • Submit signed copies of 2015 parent Canadian Tax Statements in lieu of International Student Certification of Finances


International students who are applying for aid must indicate this intention on the admission application.

Updated on February 3, 2017 7:22 AM