Student 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.

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.  

Alumni Association —

Beyond the Farm

Through an annual day of volunteering, alumni, students and staff extend Stanford’s spirit of service to communities around the world.

Alcohol policy check-in

Six months after new policies prohibiting large containers of hard liquor were established, statistics indicate a reduction in harmful alcohol-related incidents. Prevention programs have been expanded.

Stanford is shedding light on career paths in the arts

From lunchtime Q&As with professional artists to a yearlong opportunity to explore the music industry, Stanford is building a wide variety of professional development opportunities for students who want to explore careers in the arts.