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Your Success Story Starts Here

Programs that fulfill the specific needs of students from diverse backgrounds.

Every year, students from diverse backgrounds join the Stanford community. A number of resources, diversity programs, and student organizations help students to thrive in Stanford's academic environment, adapt to Stanford's social atmosphere and balance academics, research, and leisure activities.

​This website features services aimed at helping new and prospective Stanford graduate students discover Stanford's environment of support. 

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Opportunities

Graduate Fee Waiver

Applying to a Stanford Graduate School? Request a graduate application fee waiver.

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Programs

Prospective Students

Don't know where to start? See our prospective student page to explore Stanford University, our schools and summer research programs.

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Events

STANDOUT-COI

Attend Stanford's retreat for program directors, staff, and faculty working with diverse undergraduates at institutions across the U.S.

Useful Links

Several other resources at Stanford can help you along your path to reach your goals:

We are here to help. Contact us anytime if you need guidance finding what you need