Student Affairs is a diverse organization of professionals who are dedicated to the social, psychological, ethical and cognitive development and well being of all Stanford students and to the direct support of faculty in pursuit of the university’s educational and research mission.

What's New

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Windhover Dedication

Windhover delivers the message that the quality of all intellectual endeavor is directly linked to fulfilling one's emotional and spiritual needs.

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Stanford's 'safety net' helps students in distress

Ira Friedman, director of Vaden Health Center, says faculty can play a critical role in supporting the mental health and well-being of students.

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Stanford and China exchange electronic academic records

Stanford's registrar hopes a collaboration with China's Ministry of Education will set the standard for record exchanges with other countries.

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Wellness Network at Stanford connects students to mental health and wellness resources

The university has developed an online resource directory that aims to provide the Stanford community with easy access to immediate help and more than 150 resources for mental health and well-being.


The Student Affairs organization encompasses a broad range of services and programs and includes the following offices: