Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

The B.S. degree is conferred on students who fulfill undergraduate degree requirements in the following schools and departments/programs:

  • School of Earth Sciences
  • School of Engineering
  • Departments of Applied Physics, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics
  • Programs in Mathematical and Computational Science, Symbolic Systems, and Individually Designed Majors (when appropriate)
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Degrees Offered

Degrees conferred at Stanford include:

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Undergraduate Honors

Stanford recognizes exceptional undergraduate academic achievement with the following honors designations upon recommendation of a major department or program:

Distinction

In recognition of high scholastic attainment, the University awards the Bachelor’s Degree with Distinction. Distinction is awarded to 15% of the graduating class based on cumulative grade point averages calculated at the end of Winter Quarter. Distinction is noted on both the transcript and diploma.

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Axess Help

Axess is Stanford’s web-based information system for students, faculty, and advisors. To connect to Axess, click: http://axess.stanford.edu

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Academic Policies and Statements

The Stanford Bulletin is now entirely online and these policies may be accessed on the Stanford Bulletin's Explore Degrees web site

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Starting at Stanford

New Student Checklist

This is a short list of key tasks you must complete when you arrive.

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