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Our community is fortunate to have a University Admission Office that understands the unique perspective and presence that Native students bring to a thriving Stanford community. Stanford’s Native Outreach Coordinators, Sharen Kickingwoman and Greg Graves, are the contact people for prospective undergraduate and graduate students. 
For the most current information and materials, consult Stanford Undergraduate Admission  and Graduate Admission.


Undergraduate Admission

Sharen Kickingwoman (Blackfeet and Gros Ventre) was an Admission Counselor for the Office of Undergraduate Admission (UGA)  on the Diversity Outreach and External Relations team 2018-2019.  An alumna of Stanford, Sharen received a B.A. in Sociology and a M.A. in Education: Policy, Organization, and Leadership Studies.  


Graduate Admission

Greg Graves (Delaware) is the Graduate Recruiter and Retention Coordinator at the Native American Cultural Center. You can reach him at

Stanford offers graduate degrees in more than 60 departments and programs in seven schools: Business, Earth Sciences, Education, Engineering, Humanities and Sciences, Law and Medicine. They offer the following graduate degrees: M.A., M.S., Ph.D., D.M.A., Ed.D., Ed.S., M.D., M.B.A., J.D., J.S.D., J.S.M., LL.M., M.A.T., M.F.A., M.L.S., M.L.A., ENG.

Requirements for graduate admissions vary greatly among departments and programs. For information about a particular department, program or professional school please see:

General information about graduate study and the admissions process, visit Graduate Admission at