Graduate Program

This section includes informaton for prospective and current Ph.D. students, as well as alumni. Our department offers a Ph.D in Psychology. We have five different areas of study: Cognitive, Developmental, Neuroscience, Affective Science, and Social Psychology. We do not offer programs in Clinical, Counseling, Industrial, Organizational, or Para Psychology. While we do not offer a terminal Masters degree program, we do have a coterminal Masters program for students accepted and enrolled in our Ph.D. program. For post-doctoral positions, please visit our Postdoctoral Program page and feel free to contact individual faculty directly.


Please note that we do not provide print materials of admissions information by mail.  All information regarding the graduate program is provided on the Psychology Department website.


For more information about our program and requirements, go to one of the following pages:



Current Ph.D. Students

Graduate Funding Resources

Psychology Department Exit Questionnaire


Contact Information

Student Services, Department of Psychology

Jordan Hall, Bldg. 420, Room 100

450 Serra Mall

Stanford University

Stanford, CA 94305-2130