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Why Washington?

  • Small, unique classes
  • Instructors and guest speakers from the world of policy, politics, journalism, including, government agencies, NGOs and think tanks.
  • Meet your academic requirements
  • Enjoy culture and history in Washington, D.C.
  • Substantive internships and hands-on research 
  • Experience city life in Washington, D.C.

Students are individually placed in a substantive internship that enables them to work closely with individuals in Washington's wide range of governmental, non-governmental, and cultural organizations. Students also enroll in seminars taught by Stanford faculty and national policy experts.