Welcome to Visitor Information at Stanford University


Hoover Tower

The Hoover Tower Observation Platform will be CLOSED from December 4, 2010 - January 13, 2011 and January 15 - 17, 2011.


Visitor Center

The Stanford Visitor Center will be CLOSED January 15 - 17, 2011. Campus Walking Tours will still be offered at 11a & 3:15p, departing from the front of the Visitor Center.


New to stanford? start here!

Campus entrance

Tourists and First-time Visitors

The Stanford campus offers a wealth of sightseeing and educational opportunities for tourists and first-time visitors.

Young couple enjoying a day on campus

Prospective Graduate Students

Stanford offers graduate and professional degrees in more than 65 departments and programs.  Learn first-hand about our vibrant graduate community.

Quad walkway

Prospective Undergraduates

Considering Stanford University? Come spend a day on The Farm and get a feel for campus and student life. 

Group of students sitting and talking on the Quad

Large Groups

Large groups will find plenty to do on the beautiful Stanford campus.  Check out the opportunities we have for tours, meals, and sightseeing.