Stanford Summer
You're invited to apply to the 2016 Stanford Summer Session
Because of your strong academic achievement and success, you have been selected to receive this invitation to apply for Summer Session at Stanford University. As you probably know, Stanford University is one of the most elite and prestigious institutions in the world and we recruit the very best and brightest students from around the world—students like you!

Summer at Stanford (June 18-August 14) is the perfect opportunity for you to enhance your transcript, prepare for a graduate program, and expand your horizons on a fun and inspiring journey.

From the historic Stanford campus to San Francisco Bay, the mountains of Yosemite to the beaches of Monterey, your Summer at Stanford will expand your horizons like never before.

Engage in dynamic classroom experiences with world-class faculty and an impressive group of peers. Choose from 175 courses in 35 academic disciplines. Or, immerse yourself in the field of your choice with the Intensive Studies Program.

The intimate campus community of the Stanford Summer Session allows you to make lifetime memories with new friends from all around the world, and build your network with professors, scholars, and leaders in Silicon Valley.

Located in the “heart of Silicon Valley,” partake in an endless amount of technological and entrepreneurship opportunities, including the Silicon Valley Innovation Academy (SVIA)—a hands-on experience of the start-up process, taking students through the innovation life cycle of ideas.

Application now open Your Stanford experience What people are saying

Application now open

Your Stanford experience

What people are saying

Visiting undergraduate and graduate students from around the U.S. and the world may now apply for admission.

Learn all there is to know about campus so you can make the most of your time at Stanford.

Read a variety of stories from the bright students who have come before you about their summers at Stanford.

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