Academic Calendar & Courses
The Registrar maintains student academic records, the academic calendar and Stanford's catalog of courses and degrees. Axess is the on-line academic information system used by students, faculty and advisors.
Undergraduate Academic Life
A Stanford undergraduate education emphasizes a broad liberal arts foundation, development of deep subject-area knowledge, a variety of rich learning experiences inside and outside the classroom, and the cultivation of skills to help students become lifelong learners.
Graduate Academic Life
Stanford offers graduate students unsurpassed opportunities to participate in the advancement of entire fields of knowledge. Schools and departments take primary responsibility for graduate studies while the Vice Provost for Graduate Education works to enhance academic life for all graduate students.
Stanford is pioneering new ways of using online technologies to enrich the educational experience and expand opportunities for learners worldwide.
Professional, Continuing, K-12
Stanford offers valuable opportunities for lifelong learning, including continuing adult education, executive and professional programs, and special programs for K-12 students.