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Welcome to the Farm

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


Hoover Tower Observation Platform Closure

The Hoover Tower Observation Platform is scheduled to be CLOSED from August 8–September 5, 2014.

Discover Stanford Registration

Sessions through December 31, 2014 are now available for online registration.

Golf Cart Tours and Science & Engineering Quad (SEQ) Tours

All golf cart tours offered through December 31, 2014 are now available for online registration. SEQ tours are not available from August 16–September 30, 2014. SEQ tour dates for October, November, and December 2014 are currently scheduled to be posted for online registration starting at 5:00pm PT on Friday, September 19, 2014.

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.

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.

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.