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Join a global community of students at one of the world’s leading institutions of research and learning. Our Summer Session students take on challenging academics for college credit while balancing educational and social activities. Discover a passion to become a scholar or find your way to change the world. Whatever path you choose, you’ll have a learning experience that makes a true and lasting impact.

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Learn at Stanford.

Current Stanford undergraduate and graduate students and visiting students from around the world are invited to experience the University’s fourth academic quarter.

Summer Session for Stanford Students

Continue learning throughout the summer. Registration is easy: visit Axess on April 12, 2015 to view courses and sign up. No separate application is required.

Summer Session for Visiting Students

Undergraduate and graduate students from around the world are invited to apply. Enjoy challenging academics, explore the Bay Area, and engage with top academics and industry leaders.

High School Students interested in Summer Session should visit the Stanford Summer College website for more information.

Summer Courses

Over 175 courses are offered in 35 departments within the schools of Humanities and Sciences, Earth Sciences, and Engineering.