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Welcome to the Farm

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


Tour and Program Registration

Discover Stanford programs, Golf Cart Tours and Specialty Tours (Athletics & Recreation, Humanities & Arts and Engineering Quad) are scheduled through June 18th, 2017. Summer session begins June 19th, 2017. Summer programs will be posted by May 1, 2017.
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Upcoming Closure Dates

Winter Closure
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Winter Closure: The Visitor Center will be closed Saturday, Dec. 17th and Sunday, December 18th. Both The Visitor Center and The Hoover Tower Observation Deck will be closed for the annual University Winter Break from December 21st, 2016 through January 3rd, 2017. The Visitor Center will re-open on January 4th, 2017 and tours will start again on January 7th, 2017.

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.

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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.