Campus Tours

The Discover Stanford Program

Discover Stanford is a two-part program designed to help high school juniors and seniors explore the programs, places, and people that define Stanford’s commitment to undergraduate education within the setting of a world-class university.

Admission information session

The first portion of the Discover Stanford program is a one-hour information session conducted by a representative from the Office of Undergraduate Admission. The representative will discuss characteristics that make Stanford distinctive, as well as Stanford’s admission process and commitment to financial aid.

Further information about applying to Stanford is available at the Stanford Undergraduate Admission website.

Campus walking tour

This one-hour walking tour is led by a current student and provides an overview of the undergraduate experience, focusing on academic programs, residential life*, and extra-curricular activities.

* Please note that for privacy and security reasons, this tour does not enter student rooms.


If you need a disability-related accommodation, please contact the Disability and Access Center at (650) 725-0326 (voice), (650) 723-1216 (TTY), or e-mail

Highlights The Discover Stanford program includes an admission and academic information session and a campus tour.
Duration Approximately 2 ½ - 3 hours
Cost Free

Fall Quarter Schedule (September 30, 2015-December 4, 2015)

Monday: 9:30am and 1:30pm

Tuesday: 1:30pm

Wednesday: 1:30pm

Thursday: 1:30pm

Friday: 9:30am and 1:30pm

The Discover Stanford program may not be offered during academic breaks and holidays.

*The Discover Stanford program may also be offered on select Saturdays at 1:30pm. Times may vary. Please be sure to check times carefully when registering.

View Schedule for details and to make reservations.

Reservations The Discover Stanford program requires reservations, and sessions fill quickly. Thus we recommend that you make your on-line reservation well in advance.
Updated on October 9, 2015 4:38 PM