Libraries and Athletic Facilities
The Stanford Libraries are an integral part of academic life at Stanford with print and digital collections and access to more than 1,000 licensed databases. The 20+ libraries also provide a variety of individual and group study spaces as well as basic and specialized computer clusters.
Stanford athletic facilities include gyms; studios; swimming pools; tennis, handball, squash, basketball, and sand volleyball courts; our golf course; and the several sports fields. Stanford’s location also gives students access to hiking, bicycling, and running.
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Health and Wellness Centers
Vaden Health Center
Vaden Health Center is Stanford’s campus health care clinic. Within the center, there are many branches including Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), an X-ray clinic, a physical therapy center, and an allergy, immunization, and injection clinic.
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
CAPS provides individual and group psychological counseling. You are eligible for a free initial evaluation or short-term counseling. CAPS cannot provide long-term counseling. Confidentiality is strictly maintained.
Confidential Support Team (CST)
The CST offers emotional support, consultation and short-term individual counseling to Stanford students impacted by sexual assault and relationship violence. CST is staffed by a team of trained psychologists and social workers specializing in trauma-informed services for students. At CST students can receive information and guidance about their rights and reporting options. Confidentiality is strictly maintained. There is no charge for CST services.
Summer Academic Resource Center (SARC)
Stanford graduate student tutors facilitate virtual by-appointment one-on-one tutoring sessions that support the summer curriculum. Tutors also administer weekly academic workshops in topics including the personal essay, coding in R and MatLAB, time management, and college research.
Summer Session Academic Advising is available during the summer to assist you with adding or dropping courses, selecting and changing grading options, course withdrawal and annulment processes, and the academic petitions associated with each of these areas. Advising also offers guidance about your goals and academic progress.
Learn more about Academic Advising and Tutoring through SARC.