Skip to main content Skip to secondary navigation
Biking through White Plaza past the Claw

University Resources

Get connected with the breadth of university resources, services, and programs available to enhance your student’s experience at Stanford. Pages will be updated as Family Weekend approaches, so check back often. Links with an arrow indicate an external site.

Main content start
Stanford Academic Advising Logo

Academic Advising

Academic Advising provides comprehensive academic guidance across all the years of your student's undergraduate career.


BEAM, Stanford Career Education

At BEAM (Bridging Education, Ambition, and Meaningful Work), we engage with students to help them design their career pathways, venture into new opportunities, and pursue their job search. 

The Bechtel International Center patio. Credit Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service

Bechtel International Center

We believe that international educational exchange nurtures a lifelong global perspective and aspire to play a key role in increasing Stanford’s visibility around the world, strengthening Stanford’s position as a global university of consequence.

Bing Overseas Studies Program Logo

Bing Overseas Studies Program

BOSP offers rigorous academic and experiential programming, affording students an opportunity to be more reflective about the world and their place within it. Please join us for an interactive webinar where you can hear from current students and ask questions about their experiences. See details on BOSP website. 

Image of a flower on a green background with text reading "Confidential Support Team"

Confidential Support Team

The Confidential Support Team provides services to students impacted by sexual, relationship, and or gender-based violence or discrimination. What is said at CST stays at CST.

6 tiles of photos of Stanford campus reading "Clinical Services" "Groups and Workshops" "Outreach and Consultation" "Groups and Self-Help" "Diversity and Inclusion" and "Our Staff"

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Learn how CAPS has adjusted to the address mental health needs of Stanford students during this challenging and uncertain time.

Banner with Haas Center for Public Service logo and photos of students

Haas Center for Public Service, the hub of Cardinal Service

We are the hub of the university-wide Cardinal Service effort and a home for service at Stanford. Students join a caring community, pursue meaningful work, and play a role in creating a more just and sustainable world. 

Photo of the Harold and Libby Ziff Center for Jewish Life

Hillel at Stanford

Hillel at Stanford aims to empower Jewish students at Stanford to explore and deepen their Jewish identities, and to envision their futures with choices inspired by Jewish values and commitments. Register for our Open House to learn more.

Hume Center Logo

Hume Center for Writing and Speaking

The Hume Center for Writing and Speaking (Hume Center) works with all Stanford students to help them develop rich and varied abilities in every aspect of writing and oral communication. 

Exterior of Kingscote Gardens Building Credit: Aaron Kehoe / Stanford News Service

Institutional Equity & Access

Our vision is to create a community in which we all thrive in an equitable, safe, caring, and just environment that supports diversity and promotes inclusion.

Memorial Hall Veterans Day wreath. Credit: Andrew Brodhead

Office for Military-Affiliated Communities

OMAC focuses on the administration and management of VA financial benefits, coordinates and supports educational opportunities for military-affiliated communities, and conducts outreach to faculty regarding engagement and support for faculty grants or other funding specifically identified for military and veteran communities. 

Share Education Team Logo

SHARE: Education Team

Our office provides education, advocacy, and resource consultations. We invite all campus community members to increase their awareness, prevent violence where they can, and foster a culture of safety and respect.

Photo of Stanford University Schools' Flags

Office of Special Events & Protocol

OSEP, part of the Office of Campus Engagement, includes a team of experienced event advisors and planners who work to ensure the success of major university events and ceremonies. Among other major events, it produces Commencement Weekend and Family Weekend.

Stanford Arts Logo

Office of the Vice President for the Arts (VPA)

The Stanford Arts Initiative works to make the arts a fundamental part of a Stanford education and builds upon the resources and programs required to realize that vision. 


Research & Independent Projects VPUE Logo

Research & Independent Projects

Stanford students have undertaken a wide range of independent projects that deepen their understanding and love of a topic, connect them to faculty, and build the foundation for future experiences. Learn about students’ projects and how your student can get started on their own independent project.

Stanford Residential & Dining Enterprises Logo

Residential & Dining Enterprises (R&DE)

R&DE provides student housing and dining and other services for students and the Stanford community. 

Stanford Bookstore logo

Stanford Bookstore

The Stanford bookstore offers general books, student textbooks, computers, Stanford memorabilia and other items for students, alumni and student families.

Stanford Public Safety Badge Logo

Stanford Department of Public Safety

DPS supports the university by providing a safe, secure atmosphere which is conducive to freedom of expression and movement, for people and their property at Stanford University, within the constraints of the Federal, State, and Local laws and ordinances.

Stanford Federal Credit Union Logo
Student Membership Page

Stanford Federal Credit Union

Stanford Federal Credit Union is a full-service bank created to serve Stanford University students, alumni, faculty and staff.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid, Montag Hall. Front entrance. Credit: Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service

Stanford University Financial Aid Office

We meet the full demonstrated need, without loans, for every admitted undergrad who qualifies for financial assistance.

Stanford historical Society Wordmark

Stanford Historical Society

The society provides its members and supporters access to the authentic Stanford story, offering opportunities for preserving and sharing the university’s legacy and celebrating its history. 

Stanford in New York Logo

Stanford in New York

Stanford in New York presents students with distinctive opportunities for engagement with one of the world's most dynamic cities. 

Collage of different religious symbols and imagery from a variety of faiths

Stanford Office for Religious & Spiritual Life

Here at ORSL we guide, nurture and enhance spiritual and religious life within the Stanford University community. Whoever you are, wherever you are on your journey, we are here for you!

Stanford Report

Stanford Report

Stanford Report delivers news and information about the Stanford community via email each weekday. It includes the latest news, campus announcements and event listings, with extensive links to the Stanford News website for detailed coverage.

Student wearing Stanford helmet biking across Stanford campus

Stanford Transportation

Stanford Transportation can help your student find the best way to get to, from, and around campus.

Vaden Health Center Credit Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service

Vaden Health Center

Vaden Health Center supports student health and well-being and is part of the office of Student Affairs. Learn more about the Center and access Virtual Well-Being Resources.

Weiland health Initiative Logo

Weiland Health Initiative

Our mission is to promote mental health and wellness across the spectrum of gender identities and sexual identities through education, training and clinical services at Stanford and beyond!

The Quad Yearbook Cover

The Quad Yearbook

Things may be remote, but this school year is sure to be an important one for the history books. Learn about how to submit content for the 2021 yearbook or order your copy.