To help students find and foster their passions while developing leadership and life skills.
- Drop-in Hours: Wednesdays, 3-5 pm.
- Peer Advisor Hours: Thursdays 7-9 pm. Click here for additional hours.
- Office Hours: 8 am - 5 pm, weekdays; closed weekends.
- Phone: 723-2733
- Location: Old Union, 206
- Peer advisors are available on a drop-in and scheduled basis about 40 hours each week, including Thursdays 7-9 pm. For full schedule see our calendar.
- They excel with financial, banking and event planning advice.
- For specialized or complicated issues see your assigned advisor, below.
Abroad during Fall 2013
Frances Ball '15
About Frances: Frances is a sophomore from Berkeley, California, majoring in Atmosphere and Energy Engineering with a minor in Economics. Outside of SAL Frances is the financial officer of the Stanford Concert Network, the social char of Club Tennis, and an officer of Pi Beta Phi. Frances loves spending time outdoors, playing tennis, cooking and music. Ask her about event planning, VSO funding and more!
Liaison: Abroad during Fall 2013.
Photo: Frances at Stanford Football!
Anne-Laure Cuvilliez, 4th Year Ph.D. Student
About Anne-Laure: Anne-Laure grew up in a ski resort in France, called Serre-Chevalier. She did her undergrad in Grenoble and Nancy in France and got her Masters at EPFL in Switzerland. She is a graduate student in Sustainable Design and Construction. Before SAL, Anne-Laure served on the Graduate Student Council, was president of the French Student Association and a member of the Ultimate B team and the Stanford Cycling team. Outside of Stanford, you can find Anne-Laure in the outdoors climbing, hiking, backcountry skiing or biking in the Santa Cruz mountains.
Liaison to: International, Pre-professional, and Health & Wellness Orgs. Also, expert on SSE, Banking, and Funding.
Photo: Anne-Laure at the football field!
Marushka Hirshon '14
About Marushka: Born in Tahiti and raised in Chicago, Marushka is a senior majoring in Science, Technology, and Society. Outside of SAL, she was the bass drummer of the Stanford marching band, the Stanford American Indian Organization's financial officer, and Powwow's financial officer. Ask her about event planning, mygroups2, Orgsync and more!
Liaison to: Arts Orgs like Dance, Drama, Music, etc., Religious Orgs, Social Orgs, and Political Orgs.
Photo: Marushka smiling!
Malika Mehrotra '15
About Malika: Malika decided to make the bold move of moving so far away from college, from one side of the 650 (Los Altos Hills, CA) to the other. She is a junior studying Management Science & Engineering, with a minor in Psychology. Malika has been involved in multiple leadership on campus including Stanford Hindi Film Dance (Dil Se) captain, Sophomore Class President, and being a Full Moon on the Quad expert. In her free time, she enjoys finding funny videos online, spending time with friends and puppies, and laughing at the Mindy Project.
Liaison to: Ethnic/Cultural Orgs, Athletic Orgs including Outdoor recreation, Club Sports, Recreational, and Martial Arts Orgs. Also The Stanford Fund Partnership guru!
Photo: Malika smiling!
Brad Moylan '13
About Brad: Originally from Torrance, CA, Brad is a Senior majoring in Management Science & Engineering and completing up a minor in computer science. Outside of SAL, Brad was the Chairman of the Axe Committee and a Freshman Transition Coordinator for NSO 2011. He enjoys Scuba diving, skiing, is slightly obsessed with Stanford history. Ask about event planning, new group registration, OrgSync, and more!
Liaison to: Academic, Community Service, Social Awareness, and Media/Publications Orgs. Also, space guru for RSO, Auditoria, etc.
Photo: Brad on the field at USC!
- Professional staff are most helpful for major events, complicated issues and personal concerns.
- They are available on a drop-in basis, first-come, first-served every Wednesday 3-5 pm.
- Appointments can be made by calling 723-2733.
Associate Dean & Director
About Nanci: Nanci was writing this bio when a student walked in the door asking for help. While we await Nanci's full bio, check out the picture of her with a goat.
Photo: Nanci holding a goat as a part of the Stanford Goat Project, a fundraiser in White Plaza put on the by the Intervarsity Graduate Christian Fellowship.
Areas of Responsibility: ASSU/GSC/Undergraduate Senate, Arts (Dance, Drama, Music, Other Orgs), Athletic (Outdoor Rec Orgs), Political events and groups, Sophomore Class Presidents, Student Activities Advisory Board, Policy development and interpretation, Off-campus Fundraising, New Group Processes, ASSU Speaker's Bureau, The Daily, Recreationa Orgs, Social Orgs, Debate, and Social Awareness Orgs.
Assistant Dean and Associate Director
About Snehal: Snehal came to Stanford after working at universities in Boston, New York City and Monterey. As an UCSD undergrad he was active in student government, campus programs and concert planning. He also served as an orientation leader and RA. Snehal goes to as many student events as he can - - riding a camel at Israeli Independence Day was a highlight.
Photo: Snehal at Stanford's Holi, Festival of Colors, organized by Asha for Education.
Areas of Responsibility: Athletic (Club Sport, Other), Academic groups, Health and Wellness groups, Stanford Concert Network Advisory Board, International Orgs, Peer Advisor Program, Workshop Schedule, White Plaza, Junior Class Presidents, Alcohol Advisory Board, and Pre-Professional Orgs.
About Ankita: Ankita has worked at Stanford for a year, but is the newbie on staff. She previously worked at Santa Clara University. Trinity University (TX), and The Ohio State University. As an undergrad at Vanderbilt University, Ankita held leadership positions in the South Asian student organization; a mentoring and tutoring organization; her sorority, Alpha Delta Pi; and in new student orientation. She was an assistant hall director in residence life at The Ohio State University, where she also went to graduate school. Ankita is very excited to be working at Stanford and cannot wait to get to know more students and attend events!
Photo: Ankita smiling!
Areas of Responsibility: Athletic (Martial Arts) Orgs, Community Service Orgs, Ethnic/Cultural Orgs, Media/Campus Publications, Religious Orgs, the Stanford Fund Partnership, OrgSync, SAL Website, Social Media & Communication, Student Activities Fair, The Leadership INITIATIVE and Re-registration Process.