Stanford Summer Session includes the most sought-after courses from departments in the schools of Humanities and Sciences, Earth Sciences, and Engineering. Choose from 175 courses from 35 departments.
Start your search for summer courses here! Confirmed students enroll in courses using Axess, Stanford’s online registration interface. Although additional courses are described within the Axess system, only courses listed at the Summer Session website are available to visiting Summer Session students.
Please note that courses currently listed at our website are from Summer 2015. Updated course information will be available in January 2016.
Course Schedules and Syllabi
For the most up-to-date information regarding course schedules, please refer to Explore Courses. Additional syllabi may be available at syllabus.stanford.edu. Note that all courses and schedules are subject to change.
Summer Academic Resource Center (SARC)
All students enrolled for the Summer Quarter have access to free academic advising and tutoring at the Summer Academic Resource Center (SARC).
Stanford Summer Online (SSO) Courses
Specific information regarding online-only courses offered in Summer 2016 can be found on the Stanford Summer Online program page.