Campus Life

New Student Orientation 2017

Members of the Stanford Class of 2021, transfer students and their families came to campus for move-in day, Convocation and the start of New Student Orientation. View the slide show.

Stanford welcomes new undergraduates on Tuesday

Stanford will welcome new undergraduates to campus Tuesday on “move-in day,” which is also the first day of New Student Orientation. The day will culminate with the 127th Opening Convocation Ceremony, which will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Inner Quad Courtyard.

Leland Scholars set sail on academic seas

Incoming freshmen in the Leland Scholars program cap four weeks of hands-on experience in chemistry and writing classes with some hands-on experience floating their homemade boats at Terman Fountain.  

Stanford Athletics —

Not your average road trip

When Stanford kicks off the 2017 football season against Rice at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia, few will know how much work behind the scenes went into making the game a reality.

Making the perfect first-year roommate match

Stanford has a long tradition of not revealing first-year roommate matches until students arrive for New Student Orientation. Undergraduate housing coordinators Devin Norder and Cesar Arevalo reveal how they make those roommate matches.

Summer scenes at Stanford

The Stanford campus is among the most beautiful anywhere if you know where to look. Stanford Report searched the photography archives for summer scenes that remind us of the beauty that surrounds us.