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Thursday, April 27
 

12:00pm

Test & Transfer Credit

Do you have questions about how Advanced Placement and transfer credits count toward a bachelor’s degree at Stanford? Come learn about Stanford’s AP and transfer credit policies. This session Is also offered Friday at 8:45 a.m.


Thursday April 27, 2017 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Main Quad, Bldg 320, Rm 105

12:00pm

Study with Stanford Around the World

Hear current students describe their unique experiences studying away from Stanford and how to plan for them. Learn about the dynamic academic, internship and extracurricular activities at our full quarter-length programs in Australia, Berlin, Cape Town, Florence, Kyoto, Madrid, Oxford, Paris and Santiago, as well as summer opportunities with the Overseas Seminars and other faculty-initiated programs. Also learn about the Bing Stanford in Washington Program, which combines academic study with hands-on internships in the nation’s capital, and Stanford in New York, which provides distinctive opportunities for engagement with one of the world's most dynamic cities through internships and coursework. This session is also offered Friday at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday at 9:30 a.m.



Thursday April 27, 2017 12:00pm - 1:20pm
Hewlett Teaching Center, Room 201
 
Friday, April 28
 

8:45am

Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve

Come learn about one of Stanford’s unique resources, Jasper Ridge, our own 1,189-acre nature preserve and natural laboratory available for student research and education. 



Friday April 28, 2017 8:45am - 9:35am
Cypress Room - North, 2nd Floor Tresidder Union

8:45am

Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

The Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute is a major research effort to assemble and disseminate, in a 14-volume edition, the collective works of Dr. King and historical information on the movements in which he participated. Come listen to current student researchers talk about their experiences and to the institute’s scholar-in-residence, Clarence Jones, a personal friend, confidant, speechwriter and legal counsel for Dr. King.



Friday April 28, 2017 8:45am - 9:35am
Main Quad, Bldg 200, Rm 303

8:45am

Test & Transfer Credit
Do you have questions about how Advanced Placement and transfer credits count toward a bachelor’s degree at Stanford? Come learn about Stanford’s AP and transfer credit policies.

Friday April 28, 2017 8:45am - 9:35am
Oak Lounge, 2nd Floor Tresidder Union

9:00am

Home Sweet Home: A Visit to the Heart of Undergraduate Education
Come to the open house of the offices of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. Hear from University leadership on the many opportunities that await you and meet the people who will open doors for you as you chart your academic path at Stanford. Faculty, staff and student representatives from Undergraduate Advising and Research, Bing Overseas Studies, Introductory Seminars, Thinking Matters, Writing & Rhetoric and more will be on hand to answer your questions and share their enthusiasm for working with Stanford undergraduates.  

Friday April 28, 2017 9:00am - 10:45am
Meyer Green

9:45am

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9:45am

9:45am

Humanities Open House

Join humanities students and faculty for conversation over breakfast and learn more about our vibrant humanities community at Stanford. 



Friday April 28, 2017 9:45am - 10:40am
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall 424 Santa Teresa Street

1:00pm

The Leland Scholars Program (LSP): What Better Way to Begin Stanford?

First year. First Generation. Low-Income. Excited. Anxious. Driven. Overwhelmed. Do any of these describe you? If the answer is yes, come hear from staff and alumni of this special residential program focused on easing the transition to Stanford for new students. It’s in August, it’s on-campus, and it’s totally free. Come see if LSP is right for you! All are welcome.


Friday April 28, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Old Union Clubhouse Ballroom

1:00pm

School of Engineering Open House

Find out about the many major programs, opportunities, and resources that are available to our students. The engineering fair is put on by Stanford Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society, in collaboration with the School of Engineering. 



Friday April 28, 2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Huang Engineering Center Basement

2:00pm

Study with Stanford Around the World

Hear current students describe their unique experiences studying away from Stanford and how to plan for them. Learn about the dynamic academic, internship and extracurricular activities at our full quarter-length programs in Australia, Berlin, Cape Town, Florence, Kyoto, Madrid, Oxford, Paris and Santiago, as well as summer opportunities with the Overseas Seminars and other faculty-initiated programs. Also learn about the Bing Stanford in Washington Program, which combines academic study with hands-on internships in the nation’s capital, and Stanford in New York, which provides distinctive opportunities for engagement with one of the world's most dynamic cities through internships and coursework. This session is also offered Thursday at 12:00 p.m. and Saturday at 9:30 a.m.



Friday April 28, 2017 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Campbell Recital Hall, Braun Music Center

2:00pm

Inside the Academic Departments
The heart of your Stanford adventure lies within our academic departments and programs. Whet your intellectual appetite by exploring academic facilities and meeting faculty. Learn how students interact with and conduct research alongside faculty, as well as work independently within the departments. Don’t miss this opportunity to make the acquaintance of the people and places at the center of your academic life at Stanford!

Friday April 28, 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Various Departments

2:30pm

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2:30pm

Introductory Seminars: Learning Partnerships for Freshmen and Faculty
Introductory Seminars are incredible opportunities open only to freshmen and sophomores. They are limited to 16 students and are taught by a faculty expert in the field. Come to this faculty and student panel and learn how amazing IntroSems are. Find out how they help you develop long term mentoring relationships with faculty, how you form strong friendships with your seminar group, how you get to explore a discipline in a way not possible in a larger class, and so much more.

Friday April 28, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Quad, Bldg 200, Rm 303

2:30pm

Diversity Programs in Engineering
Come learn about programs that focus on promoting student achievement in engineering, particularly for women and students of color. Associate Dean for Student and Diversity Affairs Noé Lozano and student panelists will provide details on academic assistance, advising, fellowships and scholarships.

Friday April 28, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Cypress Room, 2nd Floor Tresidder Union

2:30pm

Where Should I Live Freshman Year? Part II: The Program-Based Residences
Learn about the differences among the program-based residential options in this second session. Presentations from students, staff, and faculty will explore the setup, program, myths and cultures of Freshman-Sophomore College (FroSoCo), Structured Liberal Education (SLE), Immersion in the Arts: Living in Culture (ITALIC), and the four Ethnic Theme Houses (Casa Zapata, Muwekma-Tah-Ruk, Okada, Ujamaa).

Friday April 28, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Lathrop 282, Lathrop Library

4:00pm

4:00pm

4:00pm

4:00pm

4:00pm

Women in STEM
Join the Women’s Community Center for a student panel to learn about opportunities in science and engineering. This is your chance to pose questions about classes, majors, research and internships to women in STEM fields, who will share their experiences and offer advice for success. Refreshments will be served.

Friday April 28, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Women's Community Center, 1st Floor Fire Truck House

4:00pm

Educational Farm Tour
Join us for a tour of the newly opened Educational Farm. The tour will provide an opportunity to talk to farm director Patrick Archie about plans for the new site as well as opportunities to learn about food and agriculture on campus. Members of the Stanford Food Project will also share how they take a hands-on approach to food.

Friday April 28, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
The O'Donohue Family Stanford Educational Farm

6:30pm

Residence Hall Open Houses - FroSoCo Freshman-Sophomore College
FroSoCo Open House. All are welcome.

Friday April 28, 2017 6:30pm - 8:00pm
FroSoCo

6:30pm

Residence Hall Open Houses - ITALIC in Burbank
Immersion in the Arts: Living in Culture (ITALIC) is a residence-based academic course that explores the integration of the arts in society. ITALIC students live and learn together in Burbank House, where they take classes, make art and practice music, theater, and dance in a suite of specially-designed studios and classrooms. Come tour the space and speak with participating faculty and students to find out if ITALIC might be the perfect fit for your first year at Stanford.

Friday April 28, 2017 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Burbank, Stern Hall

6:30pm

Residence Hall Open Houses - SLE in East Florence Moore (Flo Mo)
Come visit East Flo Mo, one of the dorms participating in a uniquely Stanford program called Structured Liberal Education (SLE). SLE provides an opportunity to fully embrace a liberal arts education by bringing it into the residential setting.  After a brief presentation about the SLE program at 6:30 p.m., meet SLE students and faculty and take an optional tour of the residence hall. ProFros and parents are welcome to stop at any time until 8:00 p.m.

Friday April 28, 2017 6:30pm - 8:00pm
East Florence Moore
 
Saturday, April 29
 

9:00am

Symposium of Undergraduate Research and Public Service
Some of the most exciting intellectual pursuits at Stanford happen outside the classroom. Each year more than 2,000 Stanford undergraduates, from freshmen to seniors, engage in research and creative projects under the guidance of their faculty mentors. Come meet the research staff of the Office of Undergraduate Advising and Research and talk directly with undergraduates engaged in the search for new knowledge and arts creation. Do you see yourself doing research at Stanford? We do!

Saturday April 29, 2017 9:00am - 11:00am
Oak Lounge, 2nd Floor Tresidder Union

9:30am

9:30am

9:30am

9:30am

Study with Stanford Around the World

Hear current students describe their unique experiences studying away from Stanford and how to plan for them. Learn about the dynamic academic, internship and extracurricular activities at our full quarter-length programs in Australia, Berlin, Cape Town, Florence, Kyoto, Madrid, Oxford, Paris and Santiago, as well as summer opportunities with the Overseas Seminars and other faculty-initiated programs. Also learn about the Bing Stanford in Washington Program, which combines academic study with hands-on internships in the nation’s capital, and Stanford in New York, which provides distinctive opportunities for engagement with one of the world's most dynamic cities through internships and coursework. This session is also offered Thursday at 12:00 p.m. and Friday at 2:00 p.m.



Saturday April 29, 2017 9:30am - 10:50am
Cubberley Auditorium

10:30am

Structured Liberal Education (SLE) Program and You
A program for freshmen, SLE is a liberal arts college experience within the university.  Come learn about this yearlong, residence-based way of fulfilling Thinking Matters and writing requirements.  After a brief presentation about the SLE program, meet SLE students and faculty and take an optional tour of the residence hall at East Florence Moore (Flo Mo). 

Saturday April 29, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am
East Florence Moore