Campus Life

Academic discovery is only one part of Summer Session. Learn all there is to know about campus resources and extracurricular opportunities so you can make the most of your time at Stanford!

The Residential Experience

Become part of the Stanford family in a truly unique way. Living on campus can be a transformational experience – and an economical option. You’ll have convenient access to trips and speakers, as well as weekly programming organized by the Summer Session team. Find out more.

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Summer for Commuting Students

Students who have friends or family who live near campus may elect to attend Summer Session as commuters. Commuting students receive weekly email messages describing upcoming outings and activities planned for all Summer Session students. Commuting students are also able to utilize campus services and facilities such as the student health center, libraries, and athletic facilities. Find out more.

Academic Support and Advisement

We encourage students to reach out for assistance in order to excel in classes. In addition to speaking with your professors and teaching assistants, we invite you to work with the Summer Academic Resource Center (SARC) where you’ll connect with academic advisors and a variety of subject area tutors. Find out more.

Regulations and Requirements

Make your stay more comfortable by familiarizing yourself with our Stanford policies and Summer requirements. Find out more.

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