Happy Holidays! The University will be Closed December 20 through January 4

Happy Holidays from all of us in the Stanford Office of Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid. Stanford University offices will be closed December 20, 2014 through January 4, 2015. All offices will reopen January 5, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. (Pacific time). (more…)

Photo journal: ITALIC field trip–Ai Wei Wei at Alacatraz

In my last post about ITALIC I mentioned that one of the perks of being a part of the program is that we get to go on some pretty sweet (and free) field trips. Over the summer I learned that our program director and assistant director managed to purchase us tickets for Ai Wei Wei’s new exhibit, @ Large, before the New York Times even had a chance to write about it. Pretty cool, right? (more…)

Stanford Admits 743 Early Applicants to the Class of 2019

The freshman class is beginning to take shape, with acceptance offers sent to high school students from 47 states and 31 countries.

Stanford has sent acceptance letters to 743 high school students who sought admission to the Class of 2019 under the university’s early admission program (more…)

A snapshot of ITALIC–Immersion in the Arts: Living in Culture

Integrated Learning Environments (ILEs) have been around Stanford for awhile, but over the past two years a new type of ILE started to grow in Stanford’s dorm, Burbank. Burbank houses two ILE programs, SIMILE and ITALIC. (more…)

10 conceptions I had that Stanford proved wrong (Part 2)

Hello again, readers! In my last post, I discussed several conceptions that I had coming into Stanford which were quickly proved wrong. Before I go on, I want to apologize for not getting through all 10 misconceptions in my last post. (more…)