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GRE Fee Reduction Certificate Program Waiver

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Fee Waiver Application for 2022-2023 is OPEN.

  • ETS offers a limited number of GRE Fee Reduction Vouchers that are available for college seniors and unenrolled college graduates who meet eligibility requirements.
  • Stanford applicants who are citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., who upload a PDF of the email that provided the GRE fee reduction code, may request a fee waiver.
  • If the application fee waiver is approved, then the applicant will be sent a code to enter in the payment section of the online application.
  • The application fee is not waived for international students.
  • Request should be received at least THREE weeks (15 business days) prior to the program application deadline.
  • No refund will be given if you apply for a fee waiver and pay the application fee instead of using your application fee waiver code. 
  • If we deny your request for a waiver, we will instruct you to pay the fee.
  • Graduate Admissions will contact you via email regarding the status of your waiver request.