Experts across seven departments will expand understanding of the natural world and its intersections with human society
Interdisciplinary institutes will bring together versatile teams to tackle critical challenges in energy, the environment, and sustainable societies
A new Sustainability Accelerator will draw expertise from across and beyond the university to co-create and scale solutions
Profile of Chris Field
“I’m an optimist about our ability to cope with climate change; as I’ve moved forward in my career, what I see are more and more opportunities to address the challenge.”
Perry L. McCarty Director of the Stanford Woods Institute for the EnvironmentMore
Leading a worldwide revolution in precision health through biomedical research, education and clinical enterprises
Stanford Health Care
Leveraging expertise and advanced technology to deliver unparalleled care for each patient’s unique needs
Stanford Children's Health
The only health care network in the Bay Area – and one of the few in the country – exclusively dedicated to pediatric and obstetric care
Profile of Adam Nayak
“You know, I think this is the first time I feel like I am at home – within myself, within the place I live.”
Class of 2022More
A residential campus with diverse housing, exceptional dining, health care and over 600 student organizations
Arts & Culture
A rich tradition of fostering creativity and a vibrant arts district on campus
Recreation & Wellness
State-of-the-art facilities and fitness programs to encourage movement and play
Home of Champions
Stanford’s 131 NCAA championships are the most for any university, a product of an unrivaled culture of excellence and continued support from the campus community.
The Cardinal has produced at least one medalist in every Olympics in which the U.S. has competed since 1912, totaling 296 medals from 177 medalists.
Stanford student-athletes have achieved local, national, and global impact through community involvement and advocacy.
Explore the possibilities of a Stanford education as you map out your college journey.
We look for distinctive students who exhibit an abundance of energy and curiosity in their classes, activities, projects, research and lives.
Stanford meets the full financial need of every admitted undergrad who qualifies for assistance.
Nearly 80% of undergrads receive some form of financial assistance. Generally, tuition is covered for families with incomes below $150,000.