CEAS M.A. Student Forms

CEAS Graduate Handbook
The handbook contains procedures, policies, and resources available to students in the CEAS M.A. Program.

Adviser Meeting Form
Form required to be submitted twice per quarter by all students.

M.A. Course Petition Form
Students can petition up to 3 non-East Asia specific courses total to count towards their 9 course degree requirement, if the courses show significant justification and relevance to their research/career goals within the degree program. Courses that are typically petitioned are methodology courses that aid students in conducting research for the thesis in a particular discipline.  Petitions must be submitted to CEAS no later than the Friday of the second week of classes for any given quarter.

Program Proposal Form
University-required list of all anticipated coursework needed to fulfill degree requirements. Due to CEAS office prior to the end of first enrolled quarter.

Thesis Proposal and Literature Review Guidelines and submission form
Details on the format and content of the required thesis proposal and literature review, in addition to the adviser-signed submission form.

M.A. Thesis Cover/Title Page
Cover sheet for M.A. thesis. Please include as the first page of your thesis and obtain your adviser’s final signed approval before submitting to CEAS. Theses should be bound with a clear plastic front cover and black back cover, using strip binding (this can be done at the FedEx on campus).

Coterminal Program Forms

Procedures and Application Forms for Coterminal Students
The Coterminal Degree Program permits Stanford undergraduates to study for a bachelor's and a master's degree simultaneously, in the same or different departments.

Coterminal Course Approval Form
Coterm students can use this form to request that courses be transferred from one career to the other.

Common Stanford Graduate Student Forms

All student forms that are submitted to the Registrar/Student Services Center are now housed in the eForms portal accessible via Axess.  For more information regarding eForms, please see: https://registrar.stanford.edu/student-eforms