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Gateway for New Graduate Students

ESSENTIAL FIRST STEPS

Accept your admissions offer. Complete the Grad Admissions checklist. Find information about courses and enrollment. Submit your medical information.

International Students

Housing

Kennedy Commons

Apply for on-campus housing when you accept your admissions offer. Or explore off-campus housing resources. Take advantage of CalTrain to commute to campus.

FINANCES

Arcade at Stanford

Understand your Stanford bill and the billing cycle. Learn about funding and other financial matters relevant to your graduate studies. 

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Vaden Health Center

Learn about campus health services and your insurance options. Prepare the documents you need before arrival. Explore campus recreation and wellness resources.

Diversity

Students

Explore the diversity of Stanford and the Bay Area. Find resources that support diversity. See how you can contribute to campus diversity.

Student Life

Students

Get involved. Meet other students. Find and expand your community at Stanford. Contribute to a vibrant and diverse graduate community.

Family Life

Settle your family in the Stanford community. Learn about housing, insurance, childcare, schooling and other services.

Policies & Standards

Stanford University

Become a responsible member of the Stanford community. Embrace the Honor Code and Fundamental Standard. Learn about Graduate Academic Policies.

Career Centers

Students at Career Fair

Find out what Stanford's five career centers offer. Begin planning and preparing for your career.

Getting Around

People on bicycles

Get around campus and the Bay Area by foot, bike, or shuttle. Explore Parking & Transportation's extensive transportation resources.