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New students gather at the President's Reception, a highlight of New Graduate Student Orientation.

Stanford's commitment to diversity begins at recruitment. The VPGE office supports departmental efforts to recruit graduate students who participate in and contribute to our diverse community.

Applying to Stanford

Recruiting Events for Admitted Graduate Students

Admitted students may be invited to visit campus for GRAD Diversity Day, a day of activities to help prospective students make an informed choice about graduate studies at Stanford. This event is for students applying or admitted to the schools of Humanities & Sciences, Engineering, Education, and Doerr School of Sustainability.

Find out about GRAD Diversity Day

Resources for students considering graduate school at Stanford