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Welcome to the Farm

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


Summer 2019 - Weekends at VIS (Visitor Information Services)

The Stanford Visitor Center will be closed all weekends during Summer 2019 (through September 22). Our daily walking tours will still be offered, however, at 11:30am and 3:30pm on weekends through August 25; after this date, however, please note that weekend tours will not resume until the weekend of September 14-15.
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On weekend and holiday dates when the Visitor Center is closed, visitor maps will be available outside the main doors. On dates when tours are still being offered, student tour guides will meet visitors on the lawn directly in front of the Visitor Center's main doors.

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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.

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.