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Welcome to the Farm

Stanford University is a place where pioneering spirit meets 21st-century possibility.


Tour and Program Registration

Summer and September programs are now available to view and register. Our October through December schedule will be available by the end of the summer session.
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Specialty Tours (Engineering, Humanities & Arts, Athletics & Recreational Opportunities)and Student Forum are subject to guide availability. Please check the website two weeks prior to your visit to view our availability of these tours.
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Summer 2017 Closures - September

Labor Day and Second Week of September
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The Visitor Center will also be closed the entire Labor Day Weekend, Saturday, September 2nd, Sunday, September 3rd and Monday, September 4th. No tours will be offered. Self-guided tour maps are available on this website. In addition, The Visitor Center will be closed on Saturday, September 9th and Sunday, September 10th. We apologize for any inconvenience. The Hoover Tower Observation Platform will not have any closure dates in September.

New to Stanford? Start Here!

Campus entrance

Tourists and Visitors

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

Quad walkway

Prospective Undergraduates

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

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.

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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.