Explore. Discover. Transform.
Boosts are elective opportunities designed to complement your studies. Silicon Valley Innovation Academy and College Essay Bootcamp allow you to dive into a topic alongside like-minded classmates. Read more below and explore each offering for dates, fees, and other details.
Ways to Engage
Silicon Valley Innovation Academy (SVIA) offers a limited number of Summer Session students the experience of a team-based moonshot project while at Stanford. Across four weeks, you’ll hone your leadership abilities in a team, in which you’ll explore, prototype, and communicate a world-changing, innovation opportunity.
Get a strong start on your college application with this series of sessions on the common app and supplemental essays. You’ll learn what makes a stellar essay and how to incorporate key traits that will capture an admissions committee’s attention and heart.