University Affairs

Office of the Provost —

Update on IDEAL and racial justice initiatives

In a message to the community, Provost Drell givers an update on some of the efforts the university is taking to advance diversity, inclusion, access and racial justice.

Stanford welcomes diverse group of faculty for 2020-21

This academic year, Stanford welcomes 91 new members of the professoriate, including 40 women and 51 men, representing six schools, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, the Dean of Research office and 43 departments.

Escondido Village Graduate Residences open to inaugural residents

Stanford recently completed construction on the complex that will provide over 2,400 graduate student beds on the east side of campus. John Arrillaga, ’60, provided more than $100 million and other major support for the project, which also benefited from an anonymous donor.

Stanford’s Long-Range Vision focused on accelerating university impact

Initiatives that arose out of the university’s Long-Range Vision have been making progress toward the goal of accelerating Stanford's impact in the world. That includes launching new programs to address urgent challenges and expanding our excellence in research and education.