Next Steps

Student rings the Gong to celebrate his intention to attend Stanford.

You + Stanford.
It just makes sense.

Ready to enroll? Accept your admission offer online through your Stanford portal on or before our enrollment response deadline: January 15 (QuestBridge Matches), May 1 (REA and RD).

Yes! I’m ready to enroll.

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Ways to Connect

Join Cardinal Quad, our platform for connecting newly admitted students with the Stanford community and each other. Here you will have the opportunity to talk with your fellow admitted and incoming first year students looking to learn more about campus life and all the wonderful opportunities at Stanford. Be on the lookout for your email invitation!

Register to attend an in-person Admit Reception in your area! Find information about admitted student receptions and how to sign up in Cardinal Quad under “Announcements and Updates”.

Follow @engagestanford and @stanford on Instagram and use #Stanford2027 to share your excitement about joining the Class of 2027!

Admit Weekend

Friday, April 28, 2023 – Saturday, April 29, 2023

All admitted students are invited to attend Admit Weekend, a two-day, on-campus program in April. Admit Weekend is a long-standing tradition during which you will explore campus, get to know our community, and imagine what life at Stanford will be like.

Admit Weekend programming is slated to start mid-morning on Friday, April 28, concluding early in the afternoon of Saturday, April 29. Early check-in and unstructured programming such as campus tours will be available starting on the afternoon of Thursday, April 27. More information, along with travel recommendations and registration links for the program, will be made available in the coming months. Please check back for more details.

For a peek at what you can expect, here’s a recap from Admit Weekend 2022!

Virtual Reality Tour

Take a 360° guided tour of the Stanford University campus.


Take a VR video tour

Financial Aid

A Stanford Education is Possible.

Stanford offers comprehensive, need-based financial aid that makes it possible for all admitted undergraduate students to attend — and we do not expect students to borrow to meet their need. Learn how the program works, or use the net price calculator to get an award estimate based on your family’s financial situation.

Learn more about financial aid at Stanford

Video Stories

Discover how Stanford impacts people and helps them make a difference in the world.

View our video stories