Student life

Stanford’s Mind Over Money program fosters financial literacy

Alumna Erika Topete is assistant director of the program, which aims to provide undergraduate and graduate students with the practical knowledge they need to make informed financial decisions on the Farm and in their lives and careers beyond graduation.

The Stanford Daily celebrates 125 years

Fall 2017 marked 125 years since the foundation of The Stanford Daily, an independent, student-run paper reporting on the campus and community. Working on the paper helped launch journalism careers and created a community for staffers.

Small but mighty cohort of transfer students joins Stanford community

Stanford recently welcomed more than two dozen new transfer students who have begun their studies on the Farm as sophomores and juniors, including 13 U.S. military veterans and 13 individuals who are the first members of their families to attend a four-year college.  

Stanford Solar Car Project team to compete in Australia

A solar car named Sundae developed by Stanford students is about to race more than 1,800 miles across the Australian Outback, testing the limits of cutting-edge technologies and undergraduate ingenuity.

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.