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Writing Certificate


Application Calendar:

This year's application window will run from April 15 - June 7. The packet of information and required forms are now available (see below). The application fee is non-refundable, so please make sure to read through the menu items on the left side of the page before making the decision to apply.
Now accepting applications for Fall 2019. The deadline to apply is Friday, June 7.

How to Apply:

  • Application Fee
    • Pay the $80 application fee by registering for OWA 001.
  • Complete Form**
    • 1. Download the application form (pdf format).
    • 2. Complete the writing exercises:
      • i. Personal Statement
      • ii. Fiction Writing Sample
      • iii. Classroom Feedback Sample
  • Submit
    • Submit application materials on canvas.stanford.edu.
    • Log in with your Continuing Studies Student username and password, and follow the prompts.

*The application fee is non-refundable and only valid for one application cycle.
**Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted.